|Plot Summary of Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8|
Richard Rahl, Lord of D'Hara, the Seeker of Truth, has been poisoned.
Naked Empire reveals that, following on from the title of Goodkind's previous book, there are many more Pillars of Creation than previously thought. In fact, an entire empire.
These people are invaded and enslaved by the Imperial Order and incapable of defending themselves.
Instead they poison the man who people say brings freedom to all, Richard Rahl, and blackmail him by offering him the antidote in exchange for his aid against their oppressors...
This synopsis report prepared by Adam Johnson
|Chapter Analysis of Naked Empire - Sword of Truth, Book 8|
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 - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 50%
Tone of book
- sensitive (sigh....)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
Political power play
- saving govt/kingdom from external overthrow
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- champion of justice
Not Earth, in Solar System?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Sex in book?
How much dialogue?
- significantly more descript than dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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