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Shooting Elvis
R.M. Eversz
April 1996
ISBN # 0330358561

Mary Alice was just your average girl next door. She was an aspiring photographer stuck taking portraits of kids and she had a no good boyfriend. Now she's one of the FBI's most wanted. You see she blew up the international terminal at LAX. But it wasn't her fault! It was an accident! All she'd done was deliver a package for her boyfriend. Now she's on the run...
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To survive Mary Alice transforms herself into Nina Zero, a struggling bohemian photographer in LA. Now she's looking for the person who is really responsible. She's determined to expose them and make them pay before she is caught.

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 40%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 10% Tone of story    -   Dry-cynical Time/era of story:    -   2000+ (Present) Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes Crime plotlets:    -   wrongly convicted clearing his name General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   accused criminal Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   California City?    -   Yes City:    -   Los Angeles

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   actual description of sex    -   descript. of breasts    -   descript. of other female areas    -   descript. of male nudity Unusual forms of death    -   run over    -   flamed    -   perforation--bullets Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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