Gravespeakers: Crispin

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ADVENTURE CHILDREN'S FANTASY HORROR

Contemporary

Anthony Garvey

Logline

Six children discover on their 12th birthday they have a special gift – they can communicate with the dead! Gravespeakers: Crispin tells the story of the third child in the series.

Genre

Adventure, Children's, Fantasy, Horror

Target Audiences

Age: 7-12

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

County Kerry, Ireland

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2017

Starting Description

Crispin is one of six children who can communicate with the dead. To keep his powers until he is 18, he must rescue his parents, who he believed were killed in a plane crash, from a remote island in 30 days. But there are dark forces who want to stop him. Will they all make it off the island alive?

Ending Description

Crispin rescues his parents, but his father is shot. To save his life, Crispin must use his powers, but this puts his destiny in jeopardy. Against his father's wishes, he sacrifices his powers and saves his life. Crispin does so willingly and his selflessness ensures he becomes one of the six.

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Crispin

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Selfless, Adventurous, Confident

Additional Character Details

Name: Moira

Age: 80

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Adventurous, Funny, Outspoken, Secretive

Additional Character Details

Name: Laertes

Age: 1000

Gender:

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Seductive, Aggressive, Manipulative, Perseverance

Additional Character Details

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Logline

Six children discover on their 12th birthday they have a special gift – they can communicate with the dead! Gravespeakers: Crispin tells the story of the third child in the series.

Short Summary

Crispin is one of six children who can communicate with the dead. To keep his powers until he is 18, he must rescue his parents, who he believed were killed in a plane crash, from a remote island in 30 days. But there are dark forces who want to stop him. Will they all make it off the island alive?


Crispin rescues his parents, but his father is shot. To save his life, Crispin must use his powers, but this puts his destiny in jeopardy. Against his father's wishes, he sacrifices his powers and saves his life. Crispin does so willingly and his selflessness ensures he becomes one of the six.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Crispin

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Selfless, Adventurous, Confident

Character 1

Name: Moira

Age: 80

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Adventurous, Funny, Outspoken, Secretive

Character 2

Name: Laertes

Age: 1000

Gender:

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Seductive, Aggressive, Manipulative, Perseverance

Supplemental Materials

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