Lost River Book Summary and Study Guide

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True story of young Modoc Indian woman who finds herself caught between cultures when she marries a white man and then finds herself in the middle of a war between her people and the U.S. government
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Plot & Themes

How difficult to spot villain?    -   Somewhat obvious Time/era of story:    -   1600-1899 War Thriller    -   Yes Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Age:    -   20's-30's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California Desert?    -   Yes Forest?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   very gorey descriptions deaths/dead bodies Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   actual description of sex    -   rape (yeech!) Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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