Whispers at the Altar

Allan C. R. Cornelius allanc@light-flare.com 754513936443

EPIC FANTASY HORROR

17th Century or Earlier

Allan C. R. Cornelius

Logline

When Christabel, a young half-elf from a rural human town, accidentally kills her mother, her overwhelmed father abandons her at the elven palace. There, the guilt-ridden Christa encounters Ssanek, an ancient god who offers exactly what she wants most, a way to bring her mother back. She only needs to use her few friends in a ritual that could claim all their lives, because every wish has a price, and Ssanek’s price is blood.

Genre

Epic, Fantasy, Horror

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Elven Palace, Human countryside

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2017

Starting Description

Steven, a human, accidentally releases an ancient demon while fighting for his life. Meanwhile, Christabel is abandoned by her father at the Elven capital where the grief-stricken girl learns there may be a way to bring back the mother she killed in a fit of anger

Ending Description

Christabel, having learned to control her anger and her power confronts the demon who had been tempting her with power. Alongside Steven, they defeat the demon in his own land, banishing him back forever. Or so they think.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Christabel Sellers

Age: 15

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Clumsy, Educated, Aggressive, Complex, Desperate, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Heroic, Insecure, Perseverance, Underdog

Additional Character Details

Name: Steven

Age: 15

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Empathetic, Perseverance, Religious, Underdog, Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Naive

Additional Character Details

Name: Dalan

Age: 243

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Sophisticated, Power-hungry, Visionary, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Manipulative, Patriotic, Unapologetic, Aspiring, Charming, Greedy, Leader, Outspoken, Confident, Decisive

Additional Character Details

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Logline

When Christabel, a young half-elf from a rural human town, accidentally kills her mother, her overwhelmed father abandons her at the elven palace. There, the guilt-ridden Christa encounters Ssanek, an ancient god who offers exactly what she wants most, a way to bring her mother back. She only needs to use her few friends in a ritual that could claim all their lives, because every wish has a price, and Ssanek’s price is blood.

Short Summary

Steven, a human, accidentally releases an ancient demon while fighting for his life. Meanwhile, Christabel is abandoned by her father at the Elven capital where the grief-stricken girl learns there may be a way to bring back the mother she killed in a fit of anger


Christabel, having learned to control her anger and her power confronts the demon who had been tempting her with power. Alongside Steven, they defeat the demon in his own land, banishing him back forever. Or so they think.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Characters

Main Character

Name: Christabel Sellers

Age: 15

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Clumsy, Educated, Aggressive, Complex, Desperate, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Heroic, Insecure, Perseverance, Underdog

Character 1

Name: Steven

Age: 15

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Empathetic, Perseverance, Religious, Underdog, Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Naive

Character 2

Name: Dalan

Age: 243

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Sophisticated, Power-hungry, Visionary, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Manipulative, Patriotic, Unapologetic, Aspiring, Charming, Greedy, Leader, Outspoken, Confident, Decisive

Supplemental Materials

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