|Plot Summary of Rising Tide: Forgotten Realms: The Threat from the Sea Book One|
The surface world dwells in quiet complacency while a sinister new force begins stirring in the bowels of the oceans. A young sailor, the son of a vicious pirate, tries to live as an honest sailor, but finds it almost impossible with the suspicion and hatred of all people upon him. Even worse, the sahaguin, a race of sea-dwelling warriors consumed with hatred for the land-dwellers, are roused to war against the surface by a mysterious sorcerer who has lived for thousands of years, lusting for vengeance upon the goddess who stripped him of his powers. Now, the sailor faces an even graver threat as the threat from the sea rises to swallow the surface world- by any means necessary...
This synopsis report prepared by Robert Stiles
|Chapter Analysis of Rising Tide: Forgotten Realms: The Threat from the Sea Book One|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 20%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- scarey (primal ax-wielding fear)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy world/fantasy past
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- roaming fantasy world, battling hostile monsters
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- navy soldier
Accounts of torture and death?
- explicit references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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