|Plot Summary of Angel in the Dark|
Mariana Morgan is recently widowed and is adjusting the living alone with her cats. She decides to join a meditation group to help her cope with the murder of her husband and the loss of her job. As she learns about the new age culture and gets involved in the group deeper, Mariana learns that she has natural healing abilities and that the meditation group is under attack by a spiritual killer. Mariana must stop the killer with the help of the spirits that speak thru the psychic Suzanne. In the process Mariana come to terms with the circumstances behind her husband's death and even begins to think about starting a new relationship. While the book begins with a sad tone it ends on an optimistic note.
This synopsis report prepared by Renee Jacobs
|Chapter Analysis of Angel in the Dark|
Ratings are on a 1-10 scale (Low to High)
Composition of Book
Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives - 30%
Feelings, relationships, character bio/development - 40%
How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) - 30%
Tone of story
How difficult to spot villain?
- Difficult, but some clues given
Time/era of story:
- 2000+ (Present)
What % of story relates directly
to the mystery, not the subplot?
- nearly 100%
Kind of investigator
- psychic investigator
Kid or adult book?
- Adult or Young Adult Book
Any non-mystery subplot?
- feelings of fear/loss/inadequacy
Murder Mystery (killer unknown)
Is Romance a MAJOR (25%+) part of story?
Has special powers?
Magical/mental powers of main character:
- Los Angeles
Accounts of torture and death?
- moderately detailed references to deaths
Explicit sex in book?
What kind of sex:
- vague references
- descript of kissing
Amount of dialog
- significantly more dialog than descript
Note: the views expressed here are only those of the reviewer(s).
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