SCAPEGOATS: The Goat Protocols

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SCI-FI RELIGIOUS COMEDY WAR

Contemporary

Andrew Paul Grell

Logline

The Scapegoats from the Book of Leviticus have organized to form a union to ease their heavy burdens. Able to communicate telepathically with 2% of humans and now in the modern world, they are called upon to end a war without actually killing anyone. Buddy/road trip/sci-fi

Genre

Sci-Fi, Religious, Comedy, War

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

On I-5 and I-90 between Weed, CA and Kalispell MT.

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Golden fleece Press, Centerville VA - Kate Ressman

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Cap, a telepathic goat, hitches a ride with Nan, a truck driver, to get to the Continental Goat assembly, where the magic happens, until the goats are called to stop a war.

Ending Description

Technology developed by the goats and their helpers allows them to bring a war to a non-violent end, with a little help from a previously diabolical character who no longer wants to be bad.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Philosophical Questions, Coming of Age, Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Voyage and Return

Main Character Details

Name: Cap, a wise-cracking telepathic goat.

Age: 120

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Charming, Funny, Heroic, Sarcastic, Empathetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Faithful, Visionary

Additional Character Details

Name: Sophia, narrator and character, who knows everything

Age: 6000

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Funny, Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Nick, who may or may not be literally diabolical

Age: 2000

Gender: Male

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities

Additional Character Details

Name: Nan Unger, the truck driver, who dies in the end.

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Confident, Perseverance, Adventurous, Beautiful

Logline

The Scapegoats from the Book of Leviticus have organized to form a union to ease their heavy burdens. Able to communicate telepathically with 2% of humans and now in the modern world, they are called upon to end a war without actually killing anyone. Buddy/road trip/sci-fi

Short Summary

Cap, a telepathic goat, hitches a ride with Nan, a truck driver, to get to the Continental Goat assembly, where the magic happens, until the goats are called to stop a war.


Technology developed by the goats and their helpers allows them to bring a war to a non-violent end, with a little help from a previously diabolical character who no longer wants to be bad.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Voyage and Return,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Cap, a wise-cracking telepathic goat.

Age: 120

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Charming, Funny, Heroic, Sarcastic, Empathetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Faithful, Visionary

Character 1

Name: Sophia, narrator and character, who knows everything

Age: 6000

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Funny, Complex

Character 2

Name: Nick, who may or may not be literally diabolical

Age: 2000

Gender: Male

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities

Character 3

Name: Nan Unger, the truck driver, who dies in the end.

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Confident, Perseverance, Adventurous, Beautiful

Supplemental Materials

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