The Wish List Book Summary and Study Guide

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A young girl, Meg gets caught up in a robbery she didn't want to participate in. Her accomplice, while joking around, accidentally shoots a gas tank. Both characters die. Meg finds in the afterlife she is in limbo, both good and bad. She must travel back to earth to right her wrongs, and her accomplice is sent to earth from Hell to stop her.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Descript. of chases or violence 20%planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 40%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places 20% Tone of book    -   very upbeat FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy story on current Earth Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Religious overtones?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   student Age:    -   a teen If magical mental powers:    -   can fly    -    Invisibility    -   can read emotions


Earth setting:    -   current (early 21st century) Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment How much dialogue?    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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