A White Bird

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RELIGIOUS DRAMA YOUNG ADULT ADVENTURE FUNNY

Contemporary

Court Hanner

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Logline

Benjamin Lawrence, a man who only cares about success, travels inside of his very own soul into the midst of the unknown. He is trapped unless he is able to find the true meaning of life.

Genre

Religious,Drama,Young Adult,Adventure,Funny

Short Summary

Benjamin Lawrence is a mid-forties, very successful and egotistical owner of a stock brokerage firm is in the midst of a divorce and a dark and nefarious shadow, representing all of his past shenanigans, mysteriously appears and carries him to the depths of his very own soul.


Benjamin's son, Leo has made a terrible decision in high school. There is only one thing that can save him.

Setting

New York City

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Benjamin Lawrence

Age: 44

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Narcisstic,Confident,Outspoken,Selfless,Educated,Engaging,Badass,Masculine

Additional Character Details

Name: Leo Lawrence

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Naive,Educated,Funny,Adventurous

Additional Character Details

Name: Raines Lawrence

Age: 44

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Selfless,Honorable,Faithful,Empathetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Jack

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: mentor

Key Traits: Charming,Engaging,Gracious,Heroic,Religious

Development Pitch

“A man at the height of his success travels inside of his very own soul. What he learns…is priceless.” Benjamin Lawrence, a mid-forties, very successful and egotistical owner of a stock brokerage firm seems to only care about one thing—success. After his wife, up and leaves him, a dark and nefarious shadow, representing all of his past shenanigans, mysteriously appears and carries him to the depths of his very own soul. Up and away, he travels through a wild adventure down a long hallway lined with mysterious black doors, and out to a casino, a gut wrenching basement, lush green valleys, a gooey lake of emotions, and a beautiful icy mountain glacier. Inside the abstract truths of himself, he is trapped. And there he will stay forever unless he is able to find the true meaning of life. Meanwhile, his ex-wife, Raines, and his teenage son, Leo, move out into a tiny yellow town home.determined to prove that she can make it on her own, without Benjamin's money. After a spiritual dream, she begins to store all her hope underneath the wings of a white bird. Leo, their brilliant teenage son, is riding out his last few weeks of high school completely and utterly smitten with his first love, Becca. But Becca’s ex-boyfriend, Henry, is overcome with jealousy and threatens Leo on a daily basis. Leo is bullied and given a nasty ultimatum to fight Henry in the school parking lot. Leo spirals into an unfathomable darkness. What or who will save him?

About The Author

Court Hanner is a first time author from Matthews, North Carolina

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34,35-54,55+

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: KDP Amazon

Year Published: 2019 December

Hard Copy Available

Yes

ISBN

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