The Lilac Autmn

Cecilia Weidner 1280814121019



Cecilia Weidner

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The Lilac Autumn is the life's story of Lillian Johnston and her husband. A story of a beautiful family being ripped apart by infidelity and AIDS. Ultimately it tells the story of the strength of a woman's spirit and the perseverance of love in the absence of bitterness.


Drama, Memoir, Melodrama, Romance

Short Summary

Very affluent and influential white South African family Husband is the top executive of an SA based gold mining company - a true philanderer leading a perfectly double life of which his wife knows nothing Wife gets confronted by his infidelity out of the blue and in a most traumatic manner


Johannesburg, South Africa

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Twist

Mature Audience Themes


Main Character Details

Name: Lillian Johnston

Age: 44

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Gracious, Outspoken, Perseverance, Aspiring, Educated, Engaging, Beautiful, Confident, Strong Moral Code, Faithful, Selfless, Sophisticated, Charming, Decisive, Honorable

Additional Character Details

Name: Chris Johnston

Age: 49

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Narcissistic, Sexy, Sophisticated, Charming, Confident, Decisive, Masculine, Educated, Insecure, Manipulative, Secretive, Unapologetic, Adventurous, Aspiring, Engaging

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2012

Hard Copy Available



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