|Plot Summary of Invasion of the Insectoids|
The Insectoids led the Aliance into a trap and killed most of their leaders and war space fleet. They then atacked all the home worlds and started to enslave the population. War Admiral Norman North and his fleet was not at the signing of the peace treaty when the fleet was wiped out, he and his fleet escaped and was able to assist a number of the directorate fleet in escaping. Whilst on the planet August our hero Clifford Croft and some of the agencey operatives started a resistance group where they started to fight the insectoids on the ground. All in all a very thrilling story that keeps you captivated from start to finish.
This synopsis report prepared by Anton van der Westhuizen
I find this book very exciting i could hardly put it down.
This synopsis report prepared by Bobby Brown
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|Chapter Analysis of Invasion of the Insectoids|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 50%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 10%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 10%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
If an invasion, from Earth/human POV:
- fighting overt invasion (attacking aliens)
War or Invasion
Major kinds of combat:
- sword fights
- spaceship battles
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- Planet surface, need spacesuit
- Space, need spacesuit
- Domed/Underground City
- futuristic human warship
- alien spaceship
- one or two man fighter/scoutship
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a futuristic society
- humans in a contemporary society
- big overbuilt futuristic city
Planet outside solar system?
Takes place in spaceship?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
- explicit references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- an average amount of scientific explanation
- quite a lot of techical jargon
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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