|Plot Summary of Tomar|
|"Tomar, a Native American and a scout ship pilot for the Terran Federation is stranded on an uncharted planet when his ship is shot down by mankind's bitter enemy. His struggles to survive are complicated when he discovers that a group of that same enemy are also on the planet. Badly outnumbered, he must depend on his wits and trainig to survive. Slowly, he becomes aware that he is receiving help from an unexpected and at first unexplained source. It is a book with a fairly complex plot, but is very easy to read and follow."
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|Review Analysis of Tomar|
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Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Descript. of chases or violence - 20%
planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 40%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 30%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 10%
Tone of book
- very upbeat
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- science fiction story
Explore/1st contact/ enviro story
- stranded on alien planet, fighting aliens to survive
- surviving natural elements on planet
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- medium future 22-24th century
A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:
- empty, or nearly empty world
Takes place on Earth?
Planet outside solar system?
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
scientific jargon? (SF only)
- none/very little science jargon needed
How much dialogue?
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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