|Plot Summary of Ghost Rider|
In the late 1990s, Neil Peart, the drummer of the music group Rush, suffered twin tragedies. His teenaged daughter lost her life in an automobile accident, and within the year he lost his wife to cancer. These deaths sent Peart into an emotional turmoil that threatened his sanity and the future of his relationship with Rush.
Unable to sit around his house and absorb these memories, Peart hopped on his motorcycle an embarked on a number of trips across Canada, the US, and Central America as a means of mentally healing himself. Through narratives about his trips, flashbacks to happier times, and letters written to an incarcerated friend, the reader is given the whole picture of Peart's journey toward healing his emotions.
This synopsis report prepared by Kathryn Lively
|Chapter Analysis of Ghost Rider|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Phys disability/mental struggle?
Period of greatest activity?
Loss of loved one?
Which loved one?
Subject of Biography
How much descriptions of surroundings?
- 8 ()
The Americas (not US):
Book makes you feel?
- like laughing
How much dialogue in bio?
- significantly more descript than dialog
How much of bio focuses on most famous period of life?
- 0-25% of book
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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