Gem's Story Book Summary and Study Guide

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A heartwarming book about a shy girl and a perfect monk who search for the meaning of life. The monk turns out to be less perfect than the girl thought, but she loves him anyway. The girl discovers she has a lot more qualities than she believed, and she gets answers to all her spiritual questions. This happens after quite a few struggles and an unexpected romance...
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I have read this book several times and every time I find valuable things in it.
The review of this Book prepared by Sermin Kulcur

A shy girl and a perfect monk are both in search of the ultimate spiritual truth.

First they find - each other.
Then they find out about themselves.

Finally they discover where the ultimate truth
is hidden - somewhere else than they thought.

Gem's story is a novel about personal growth
and the quest for something greater than ourselves.

The review of this Book prepared by Joost Boekhoven

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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   upbeat    -   very sensitive (sigh) Romance/Romance Problems    -   Yes Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Struggle over    -   vague finding self/purpose in life (i.e. no plot to book) Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes Woman's story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   religious figure Age:    -   20's-30's


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   3 () Forest?    -   Yes Prairie?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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