|Plot Summary of Tiger's Palette|
Artist Tony Chirico fell to his death from the scaffold he was using to paint a wildlife mural at the Fox Valley Zoo. Caroline Canfield, his friend and former student, is not sure that his death was an accident. She agrees to finish the mural that he was working on in the hope of finding out what really happened to Tony, and discovers illegal dealings which put her life at risk, too.
This synopsis report prepared by Linda Bertland
|Chapter Analysis of Tiger's Palette|
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 - 50%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 10%
Tone of story
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
Time/era of story:
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
- nearly 100%
Murder of certain profession?
Kind of investigator
- amateur citizen investigator
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
Accounts of torture and death?
- generic/vague references to death/punishment
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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