Green Shoes Mean I Love You

Amie Ryan myaimistrue2011@gmail.com 786566250555

COMEDY DRAMA MEMOIR

1960s & '70s

Amie Ryan

Logline

American girl growing up in the Pacific Northwest in the 1970s and 1980s tells series of memoir type essays about culture of that time and balancing act of loving and fearing her mentally ill, pillhead mother.

Genre

Comedy, Drama, Memoir

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Seattle, Washington, USA

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2014

Starting Description

Despite living with an abusive mother, plucky girl observes world with wonder and humor and describes memories of growing up in the 70s and 80s and how those eras affected her outlook on life.

Ending Description

Girl is adult who realizes life and her mother are imperfect and that you love who you love, however you can.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Substance Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Amie

Age: 6

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Complex, Desperate, Funny

Additional Character Details

Name: Linda

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Criminal, Desperate, Manipulative, Unapologetic, Villainous, Badass, Beautiful, Charming

Additional Character Details

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Additional Character Details

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Logline

American girl growing up in the Pacific Northwest in the 1970s and 1980s tells series of memoir type essays about culture of that time and balancing act of loving and fearing her mentally ill, pillhead mother.

Short Summary

Despite living with an abusive mother, plucky girl observes world with wonder and humor and describes memories of growing up in the 70s and 80s and how those eras affected her outlook on life.


Girl is adult who realizes life and her mother are imperfect and that you love who you love, however you can.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Characters

Main Character

Name: Amie

Age: 6

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Complex, Desperate, Funny

Character 1

Name: Linda

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Criminal, Desperate, Manipulative, Unapologetic, Villainous, Badass, Beautiful, Charming

Supplemental Materials