Forgot your password?  

The Doom Stone Themes & Characters

This Study Guide consists of approximately 11 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Doom Stone.
This section contains 894 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Doom Stone Short Guide

The Doom Stone Summary & Study Guide Description

The Doom Stone Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book. This study guide contains the following sections:

This detailed literature summary also contains Related Titles on The Doom Stone by Paul Zindel.

Preview of The Doom Stone Summary:

He saw its skin, a transparent membrane pulled taut over a huge skull, and within the black sockets below its distended brow two narrow, red, murderous eyes.

Where its nose should have been was a ragged, oozing hole. The monster cocked its head as if showing off its neck wound, glared at Jackson as it thrust its twisted fangs out at the window, and began to pound the aircraft with its insectlike extremities.

Thus Jackson Cawley, the protagonist of The Doom Stone, has his first good look at Skull Face, the murderous monster he battles for the rest of the novel. Skull Face is a wellthought-out creature; Zindel even touches on its evolutionary history. It represents a species of hominid (humanlike creatures) previously unknown to science. Its transparent skin and red eyes are the result of having evolved in the sunless underground, and its fangs enable it...

(read more)

This section contains 894 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Doom Stone Short Guide
Follow Us on Facebook