When the Wind Blows Book Summary and Study Guide

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Frannie goes and comforts her friend after her husband's death. She gets drunk and sees a girl with wings and thought she was hallucinating. Frannie meets an FBI agent and ends up falling in love with him. The girl with wings was not a hallucination. She is hiding from her uncle and scientists who murder anybody. FBI agent Kit Harrison helps solve the problem that the scientists were doing illegal experiments. Frannie and Kit have "mated" and Frannie finds Kit isn't who she thinks he is. The book has twisted murders and has a very interesting story to it.
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The review of this Book prepared by Ciara

FBI agent Kit Harrison and veterinarian Frannie O'Neill are an awkward match at first, but team up for some strange investigation. Fran searches to solve the mysterious murder of her husband, while Kit battles with the deaths of his wife and children. Max changes all their lives while helping both Kit and Frannie through their own personal issues. Max is an eleven year old child who shows up in the woods near Fran's animal hospital. With the help of Max, Kit and Frannie reveal the truth of horrific, scientific experimentation. Out of it has come unspeakable tragedy as well as something so beautiful it boggles the minds of Kit and Frannie.
The review of this Book prepared by Tracey Ray

This is the story of a government agency creating genetically altered humans for the purpose of creating the perfect weapon and the plight of a young woman out to help an escapee from the laboratory.

The review of this Book prepared by traci mentink

Frannie is living all alone, grieving for her dead husband, when a mysterious FBI agent shows up at her doorstep. Then Frannie sees a flying girl, and gets caught up in a mysterious, deadly secret.
The review of this Book prepared by Megan

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 20%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 45%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 25%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 10% Tone of story    -   suspenseful (sophisticated fear) Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Medical Thriller    -   Yes Medical Plotlets:    -   wild experiments on people    -   cloning tech Kid or adult book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   doctor Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American


United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest    -   West Misc setting    -   scientific labs

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths    -   very gorey references to deaths/dead bodies and torture Explicit sex in book?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references    -   descript of kissing    -   actual description of sex A lot of techno jargon?    -   Yes Kind of jargon?    -   chemistry Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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