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One son of an evil mystical King (who killed off Bugsy
Siegel for the throne decades earlier) escapes from
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his clutches and avoids being "eaten" like Saturn's
children, but winds up losing his body to his father
years later in a very weird poker game. The lien thus
placed on his life takes a few years to come due, but
when it does, Scott Crane decides to fight it and see
if he can't, himself, become the King.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Descript. of chases or violence 20%planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30% Tone of book    -   sensitive (sigh....) FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Political power play    -   Yes Political plotlets    -   overthrowing govt/kingdom Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   gambler Age:    -   40's-50's If magical mental powers:    -   healing


Earth setting:    -   20th century Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths scientific jargon? (SF only)    -   some scientific explanation How much dialogue?    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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