Impossibilities

Craig Booker cbab60booker@btinternet.com 792301436987

CRIME DETECTIVE MYSTERY

Contemporary

Craig Booker

Logline

Impossibilities' is a fast moving series of impossible crimes, locked-room murders and bizarre mysteries featuring Cassandra Winter (a Private Investigator based in London who lives on a narrowboat, 'The Drunken Duck'); her grandfather J. Penderel Winter (a hypochondriac mystery author who applies his brilliantly creative mind to explain the unexplainable); and Rufus Knight (a wisecracking streetwise genius confined to a wheelchair). For fans of (tv series) 'Jonathan Creek' and 'The Avengers', and every armchair criminologist who has a passion for puzzles!

Genre

Crime, Detective, Mystery

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

London, Derbyshire, Tarifa (Spain)

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Pill Hill Press

Year Published: 2010

Starting Description

Every 'Impossibilities' story features a current-day impossible crime (usually a locked-room murder) or a bizarre mystery, often with a supernatural slant. One foot is planted in the real world, whilst the other seems to be tap-dancing in an alternative reality where almost anything can happen!

Ending Description

Every story concludes with a logical explanation of how and why the crime was committed, even though the events seem to have defied rational explanation.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Cassandra Winter

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Charming, Confident, Engaging, Selfless, Outspoken, Perseverance, Decisive, Funny, Romantic, Sarcastic, Unapologetic, Badass, Beautiful, Faithful, Sexy, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: J. Penderel Winter ('J.P.')

Age: 70

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Charming, Empathetic, Faithful, Sarcastic, Clumsy, Complex, Educated, Engaging, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Insecure

Additional Character Details

Name: Rufus Knight

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits:

Additional Character Details

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Logline

Impossibilities' is a fast moving series of impossible crimes, locked-room murders and bizarre mysteries featuring Cassandra Winter (a Private Investigator based in London who lives on a narrowboat, 'The Drunken Duck'); her grandfather J. Penderel Winter (a hypochondriac mystery author who applies his brilliantly creative mind to explain the unexplainable); and Rufus Knight (a wisecracking streetwise genius confined to a wheelchair). For fans of (tv series) 'Jonathan Creek' and 'The Avengers', and every armchair criminologist who has a passion for puzzles!

Short Summary

Every 'Impossibilities' story features a current-day impossible crime (usually a locked-room murder) or a bizarre mystery, often with a supernatural slant. One foot is planted in the real world, whilst the other seems to be tap-dancing in an alternative reality where almost anything can happen!


Every story concludes with a logical explanation of how and why the crime was committed, even though the events seem to have defied rational explanation.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Characters

Main Character

Name: Cassandra Winter

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Charming, Confident, Engaging, Selfless, Outspoken, Perseverance, Decisive, Funny, Romantic, Sarcastic, Unapologetic, Badass, Beautiful, Faithful, Sexy, Strong Moral Code

Character 1

Name: J. Penderel Winter ('J.P.')

Age: 70

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Charming, Empathetic, Faithful, Sarcastic, Clumsy, Complex, Educated, Engaging, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Insecure

Character 2

Name: Rufus Knight

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits:

Supplemental Materials

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