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Plot & ThemesTone of story - Dry-cynical - very upbeat How difficult to spot villain? - Somewhat obvious Time/era of story: - 1900-1920's What % of story relates directly to the mystery, not the subplot? - 80% Misc. Murder Plotlets - butler provides unemotional service Kind of investigator - british mystery (I say!) Kid or adult book? - Adult or Young Adult Book Crime Thriller - Yes Murder Mystery (killer unknown) - Yes
Main CharacterGender - Male Profession/status: - wealthy Age: - 40's-50's
SettingEurope - Yes European country: - England/UK City? - Yes City: - London Misc setting - scientific labs - fancy mansion
Writing StyleAccounts of torture and death? - generic/vague references to death/punishment Unusual forms of death - blunt clubbing (like seals) Unusual form of death? - Yes Amount of dialog - roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
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