|Plot Summary of Switchback|
Elizabeth and her grandmother Dorothea go to a theater to view a silent movie which Dorothea starred in long ago. During the movie, Dorothea screams, "That's not me in that picture!". Elizabeth, wondering about the movie mystery, finds a means to go into the past, to the time Dorothea starred in silent films, and attempts to discover the riddle of her grandmother's life.
This synopsis report prepared by Debra Kelley
|Chapter Analysis of Switchback|
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 - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 30%
Tone of book
- sensitive (sigh....)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- part earth & part fantasy world
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- dimension travel
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- explicit references to deaths
Sex in book?
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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