Polgara The Sorceress Book Summary and Study Guide

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This book is told by Polgara herself about what happened before what had happened in the series before her. She goes through her struggles, accomplishments, and other emotions she felt throughout her life. It's a wonderful book that people can realate to. It will make you shed tears and laugh out loud.
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The review of this Book prepared by Laura

I can't explain it. There is just too much. It's essentially a story from the point of view of a character depicting her version of events that have already transpired.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book    -   very upbeat FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Coming of age    -   Yes Youngster becomes    -   guardian of justice Romance    -   Yes Spying & Investigations    -   Yes What is main char. doing?    -   finding an assassin (political) Political power play    -   Yes Political plotlets    -   saving govt/kingdom from external overthrow Repressive society story    -   Yes Magical Beings/Mental/Magical/Powers    -   Yes magical powers:    -   magical powers (general) Lifeform altered?    -   Yes Kind of alteration:    -   exotic/alien torture for major character    -   Magically turned into another being Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   Prince/Nobleman/King    -   mage/magician Age:    -   long lived adults If magical mental powers:    -   can change shapes    -   can talk to animals    -   fire/lightning/weather cntrl    -   telekinesis    -   mind reading    -   mind control    -   can fly    -   teleportation    -   can cast many different spells    -   is very quick    -   can read emotions


Terrain    -   Jungle    -   Desert    -   Water    -   Mountains    -   Forests    -   Domed/Underground City A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:    -   humans in a primitive/fantasy society Planet outside solar system?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths scientific jargon? (SF only)    -   none/very little science jargon needed Sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   major character becomes a sex slave How much dialogue?    -   mostly dialog

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