|Plot Summary of The Dark Path|
The continuing developement of the human/zor society brought about by the events of The Dark Wing is threatened by an invasion of aliens who conceal themselves by replacing trusted allies and controlling minds. Commodore Jackie Laperriere must grow beyond her humanity to fufill the myth of Qu'u, the mighty zor warrior who like her faced unequal odds to save his people.
This synopsis report prepared by Jeff Young
|Chapter Analysis of The Dark Path|
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
- sensitive (sigh....)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
If an invasion, from Earth/human POV:
- subtle invasion (mind control, lookalikes)
War or Invasion
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- navy soldier
- futuristic human warship
- a space station
- one or two man fighter/scoutship
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- humans in a futuristic society
- inhabited by friendly aliens
- unfriendly aliens
Planet outside solar system?
Takes place in spaceship?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- a fair amount of scientific explanation
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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