My Nana's Voice ~ An Irish girls journey from Maiden to Mother to Crone - A Memoir

Alicia McMahon lyshamc@yahoo.com 1371545862203

FAMILY FOLKTALE MEMOIR BIOGRAPHICAL YOUNG ADULT

1980s & '90s

Alicia McMahon

Logline

Alicia explains how life was growing up in a little Parrish in Ireland and shares her stories from hardships to shenanigans. By the time Alicia is 18 years old, she finds herself leaving Ireland due to a recession and brings us on her journey to the United States. Once in the U.S. she shares terrifying situations that she experiences as a young mother of two and how her “Crone Voice” has guided her throughout tough situations in her life there.

Genre

Family, Folktale, Memoir, Biographical, Young Adult

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Limerick Ireland, London UK, Breast France, Philadelphia, Boulder, USA

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Alicia’s story is unusual in that, at one point in time she went from being homeless in a battered women’s shelter with her two young daughters to working directly on Bill Gates personal CEO Summit.

Ending Description

After Alicia raised her two Daughters (Seánalee and Brennalynn) into adulthood, she now finds herself in an emotional quandary. She also realizes that her intuition has guided her to safety on her journey.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Substance Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Alicia McMahon

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Adventurous, Beautiful, Charming, Empathetic, Funny

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Logline

Alicia explains how life was growing up in a little Parrish in Ireland and shares her stories from hardships to shenanigans. By the time Alicia is 18 years old, she finds herself leaving Ireland due to a recession and brings us on her journey to the United States. Once in the U.S. she shares terrifying situations that she experiences as a young mother of two and how her “Crone Voice” has guided her throughout tough situations in her life there.

Short Summary

Alicia’s story is unusual in that, at one point in time she went from being homeless in a battered women’s shelter with her two young daughters to working directly on Bill Gates personal CEO Summit.


After Alicia raised her two Daughters (Seánalee and Brennalynn) into adulthood, she now finds herself in an emotional quandary. She also realizes that her intuition has guided her to safety on her journey.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Characters

Main Character

Name: Alicia McMahon

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Adventurous, Beautiful, Charming, Empathetic, Funny

Supplemental Materials