Smoke and Mirrors Book Summary and Study Guide

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Smoke and Mirrors

Erin takes a job as gopher in Rosemary White Marshall's political campaign simply because she needs to make more money to support the mother who can't manage herself since Erin's father's death. She's drawn in by the people by who she finds herself surrounded within the election, and becomes involved in the series of strange occurrences that are affecting it as well as the people. Who's starting fires around Rosemary...Erin knows it's not herself, but to everyone else, she is the outsider...
Click here to see the rest of this review...

The review of this Book prepared by sarrah

Chapter Analysis of Smoke and Mirrors

Click on a plot link to find similar books!

Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 30%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 30%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 20% Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Spying/Terrorism Thriller    -   Yes Cloak & Dagger Plotlets:    -   election campaign Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   20's-30's


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Mid-Atlantic states Farm/Ranch?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment A lot of techno jargon?    -   Yes Unusual forms of death    -   asphyxiation    -   flamed Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

Books with storylines, themes & endings like Smoke and Mirrors

Barbara Michaels Books Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
2 Ways to Search!

Our Chief Librarian