|Plot Summary of The Model Murders|
A serial killer is targeting models at an up scale modeling agency. He is knocking them out, strangling them and raping them. Detectives Tim Bradshaw and Thomas Morrow are heading up the case. There are a few suspects but no concrete evidence...Suspect #1:Tony Floria-the first murder victims brother also running a high price call girl prostitution ring. Suspect #2 : Roger Terderian-the first murder victims fiancee' and co-partner of the agency. Suspect #3: Quentin Sampson-a rival agency owner also has had recent contact with 2 of the victims prior to their deaths. The police narrow it down to one suspect when another murder takes place at another models apartment and one of the girls ends up missing. They are not sure if she has hidden or if the murderer has her. Finally, they get a break and speed off to check it out and come face to face with the killer.
This synopsis report prepared by Amy in Wisconsin
|Chapter Analysis of The Model Murders|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
descript. of violence and chases - 10%
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 60%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Murder of certain profession?
Kind of investigator
- police procedural, American
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
- champion of justice
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
Unusual form of death?
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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