|Plot Summary of A Guest in a Jug|
Alice gets an old jug by mail and finds a genie inside. He soon becomes very bothersome and Alice finds a job for him as an actor.
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|Chapter Analysis of A Guest in a Jug|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 10%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Kid's book (ages 7-14)
Cultural problems, alien culture
- feelings as an alien growing up among humans
- a teen
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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