|Plot Summary of The City of Gold and Lead - Tripods Trilogy 2|
|"Second in the Tripod Trilogy, this book follows the main charactoer, Will, as he and two others infiltrate the alien city where men are personal slaves to their alien invaders. They must find the weaknesses which will be used to reclaim earth."
Nova, Resident Scholar
|"The rebels from the White Mountains hatch a plot to send one of their number inside the great domed city of the Tripods. Will Parker is soon caught up in events beyond his control as he ventures into the City of Gold and Lead..."
Patrick Magee, Resident Scholar
|"A group of kids and other free people fighting a race called the tripods. The tripod captures people and makes them their slaves!"
Xiran Shao, Resident Scholar
|"Will (the main character) gets into the city of the tripods w/ Fritz his friend to find information on how to destroy their cities. "
Nerissa Cutler, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The City of Gold and Lead - Tripods Trilogy 2|
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Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 22.5%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 20%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 27.5%
Tone of book
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
- an adult (general)
Repressive society story
- controls your mind
- method of control
Kind of alteration:
- Under control of alien
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Kid's book (ages 7-14)
Who's a slave/repressed?
- humans are slaves of other humans
- humans are slaves of aliens
- a teen
- Domed/Underground City
- 20th century
- near future (later in 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
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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