Tuesday's Child

Carolyn Gibbs twoponies2@comcast.net 906848731195

YOUNG ADULT

Contemporary

Carolyn Gibbs

Logline

Tuesday's Child is the story of Lane Harris, a teenaged throwaway, who will learn what she is willing to do to survive while trying to hang onto her humanity.

Genre

Young Adult

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Washington state/Olympic foothills

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2011

Starting Description

Lane is attacked and dumped in Seattle. Far from home, without knowing who her attacker was, she struggles to survive on the ruthless streets. The cycle of violence repeats, placing her in danger time and again. She decides the only safe avenue remaining is to take her chances and return home.

Ending Description

Lane discovers her real father's identity, and Dad steps up to the task.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Sexual Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Twist

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Lane Harris

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Complex, Sarcastic, Skillful, Underdog, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Badass, Confident, Criminal, Desperate, Lone Wolf, Perseverance

Additional Character Details

Name: Ray Keates

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Confident, Gracious, Honorable, Modest, Selfless, Religious, Strong Moral Code, Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Faithful, Heroic

Additional Character Details

Name: Morgan Harris

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Villainous, Aggressive, Greedy, Manipulative, Power-hungry, Skillful, Criminal, Narcissistic, Secretive

Additional Character Details

Name: Richard Keates

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Confident, Educated, Heroic, Leader, Masculine, Aggressive, Badass, Decisive, Honorable, Strong Moral Code, Unapologetic

Logline

Tuesday's Child is the story of Lane Harris, a teenaged throwaway, who will learn what she is willing to do to survive while trying to hang onto her humanity.

Short Summary

Lane is attacked and dumped in Seattle. Far from home, without knowing who her attacker was, she struggles to survive on the ruthless streets. The cycle of violence repeats, placing her in danger time and again. She decides the only safe avenue remaining is to take her chances and return home.


Lane discovers her real father's identity, and Dad steps up to the task.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Lane Harris

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Complex, Sarcastic, Skillful, Underdog, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Badass, Confident, Criminal, Desperate, Lone Wolf, Perseverance

Character 1

Name: Ray Keates

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Confident, Gracious, Honorable, Modest, Selfless, Religious, Strong Moral Code, Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Faithful, Heroic

Character 2

Name: Morgan Harris

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Villainous, Aggressive, Greedy, Manipulative, Power-hungry, Skillful, Criminal, Narcissistic, Secretive

Character 3

Name: Richard Keates

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Confident, Educated, Heroic, Leader, Masculine, Aggressive, Badass, Decisive, Honorable, Strong Moral Code, Unapologetic

Supplemental Materials

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