|Plot Summary of Gone Awry|
David Harrowsen is an agent with Colorado Bureau of Investigation. With his wife, Althia, he is taking time off in Rye, CO to contemplate his future with the CBI. A series of sinister events unfold: Althia finds herself being stalked; a ranch wife is brutally attacked; and a newcomer to Rye commits suicide. The central character in these incidents is Lillith Gamble, a beautiful, talented, but troubled girl who wishes to follow a career in theater. David and Althia are determined to discover the mystery behind these events.
This synopsis report prepared by Doug Parker
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|Chapter Analysis of Gone Awry|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 10%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 20%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Time/era of story:
- 2000+ (Present)
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
Misc. Murder Plotlets
- solving long-past murder
Kind of investigator
- police procedural, American
Any non-mystery subplot?
- feelings towards family/friends
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
Amount of dialog
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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