Under My Skin Book Summary and Study Guide

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One of the greatest books by Sarah Dunant featuring
the wonderful and funniest detective of modern literature,
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this is the book you read in only one breath. This is
the kind of story that entertains and that keeps you
on the edge of your seat the whole time. An amazing read.

The review of this Book prepared by Marco Aurelio

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Plot & Themes

Tone of story    -   Dry-cynical    -   very humorous How difficult to spot villain?    -   Challenging Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 What % of story relates directly to the mystery, not the subplot?    -   80% Murder of certain profession?    -   doctors/patients Kind of investigator    -   hard boiled/private eye    -   british mystery (I say!) Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller    -   Yes Murder Mystery (killer unknown)    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   business executive Age:    -   40's-50's


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Misc setting    -   resort/hotel

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Amount of dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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