|Plot Summary of Under The Overtree|
There are little creatures that roam the woods in the little town of Summitville. They live near Lake Overtree. Mark is a new student at the school and picked on by the bullies. It takes some time for people to notice the changes that are taking place in Mark. He loses weight; he gains muscle and strength; all his dreams seem to be coming true. He even gets the girl he has had his eyes on. The bullies that have been after Mark start to disappear. Anyone that might do harm or upset Mark is in danger. The creatures of the forest need him.
This synopsis report prepared by Sherrie L. Jones
|Chapter Analysis of Under The Overtree|
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 - 20%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 50%
Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places - 10%
Tone of book
- suspenseful (sophisticated fear)
FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?
- fantasy story on current Earth
- coping with mental/magical powers
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
- a teen
- current (early 21st century)
Takes place on Earth?
Accounts of torture and death?
- very explicit references to deaths and torture
Sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references only
- rape/molest (yeech!)
How much dialogue?
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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