|Plot Summary of The Switch|
Identical twins switching places is a fairly common game. Once adults, things change. Melina and Gillian Lloyd decided to once again relive the fun of switching lives only this time an unspeakable murder resulted. NASA astronaut Chris Hart sees this investigation through to the end as he and the surviving twin are on the run for their very lives.
This synopsis report prepared by Tracey Ray
Identical twins switch places for an evening, as a prank. Later that evening, one of them is murdered - Gillian. The story is about the search for her killer by her twin, Melina, and the man Gillian had just met and spent the evening with. Interesting plot twists (some obvious and others not).
This synopsis report prepared by Laura Hunter
Gillian and Melina are identical twin sisters. Gillian decides to become artificially inseminated in order to have a child, since her partner is sterile. The next morning she is found murdered in her bed. Melina, together with the famous astronaut Gillian had spent her last night with, searches to find reasons for her beloved's sister's death, looking beyond the obvious.
This synopsis report prepared by Anthie Zachariadou
|Chapter Analysis of The Switch|
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 - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 40%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 10%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
How difficult to spot villain?
- Somewhat obvious
Time/era of story:
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
Kind of investigator
- amateur citizen investigator
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
- small businessman
Accounts of torture and death?
- very gorey descriptions deaths/dead bodies
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- touching of anatomy
- actual description of sex
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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