Figure of 8 Book Summary and Study Guide

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    When a former world famous figure skater becomes the object of a stalke'rs desire, the body found buried on her property takes on new meaning. She receives letters and begins to receive phone calls and seeks help from an expert, detective Pete Golding. Golding, who is accustomed to helping the famous through the perils of the common stalker, soon finds himself obsessed with the case and the young athlete.
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    There's a break in and nothing is taken, but a picture of another young figure skater is left to haunt her, a face similar to her own as a child.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 10% Tone of story    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes If story PRIMARILY about main chr. being hunted...    -   hunted by killer/stalker

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   actor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American


United States    -   Yes

Writing Style

Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   impregnation/reproduction Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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