The Other Side of Midnight Book Summary and Study Guide

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Noelle is a beautiful woman who is betrayed by Larry Douglas at a very young age. So, she wants to take revenge on Larry. Catherine gets married to Larry. Noelle joins Constantin Demiris in Greece and brings Larry as Demiris's personal pilot. Noelle and Larry now truly love each other and Noelle does not hesitate about murdering anyone who gets in her way. So, Noelle and Larry decide to kill Catherine.
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The review of this Book prepared by Sujatha Somayaji

This is the story of two women. One is betrayed by her family and loved one. The betrayal leads her on a path of revenge and destruction. The other woman is in love with what she believes is a perfectly wonderful man. It is also about the man caught between them.
The review of this Book prepared by Jennifer B

Noelle Paige was a daughter of a fisherman in Mersailles whoo became very famous in their area because of her exquisite beauty. She was brought to the world of career when her father had betrayed her trust in him and left Marsailles to find her fortune and later became a famous actress. She met Larry Douglas whom she became very in-love...but failed her with untrue promises.
The review of this Book prepared by robert roa

Noelle is a young woman who will do anything to get revenge on Larry, the first love of her life, who deserts her never to look back. She vows for revenge and for the next 7 years her every waking moment is spent using anyone or anything that she can to achieve her goal. Unfortunately a young American woman named Catherine unknowingly gets in the way, and unfortunately for Noelle she uses the wrong person to get her revenge-Constantin Demiris.
The review of this Book prepared by Gloria

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 15%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 35%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 25%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 25% Tone of story    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) Time/era of story:    -   1930's-1950's Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes Crime plotlets:    -   vigilante getting revenge General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes Who's the criminal enemy here?    -   catching con-artist

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American Unusual characteristics:    -   Cynical or arrogant


United States    -   Yes Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK    -   France    -   Greece    -   Eastern Europe Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   descript of kissing    -   touching of anatomy    -   impregnation/reproduction    -   actual description of sex    -   descript. of breasts    -   descript. of other female areas    -   descript. of male nudity Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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