SUDAN!

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DRAMA ACTION ADVENTURE ROMANCE WAR

Contemporary

Darcy Vernier

Logline

A disgruntled PTSD former Marine pilot finds love and adventure in the midst of the Sudanese civil war.

Genre

Drama, Action, Adventure, Romance, War

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Afghanistan, New Orleans, Sudan

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2013

Starting Description

Jake Brabston is a PTSD former Marine pilot. When approached by his former C.O. he takes a job flying relief planes in the Sudan. There he meets Jill Amidon, a dedicated relief worker with little time for romance. The two meet on an R&R in Mombasa and share love and adventure.

Ending Description

Jill is accompanying a food shipment up the Nile when it is attacked and captured by government soldiers. She is taken to a Dinka town where she witnesses a massacre by the government soldiers (true in the 1980s). Jake finds her and is flying out of danger when she dies of her injuries.

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence, Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Jack Brabston

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Romantic, Masculine, Skillful, Adventurous, Charming, Educated, Heroic, Leader

Additional Character Details

Name: Jill Amidon

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Adventurous, Aggressive, Beautiful, Confident, Heartthrob, Outspoken, Sexy, Charming, Complex, Decisive, Educated, Romantic

Additional Character Details

Name: Walt Macbeth, LtCol USMC Ret.

Age: 52

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Leader, Masculine, Skillful, Adventurous, Aggressive, Decisive

Additional Character Details

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Logline

A disgruntled PTSD former Marine pilot finds love and adventure in the midst of the Sudanese civil war.

Short Summary

Jake Brabston is a PTSD former Marine pilot. When approached by his former C.O. he takes a job flying relief planes in the Sudan. There he meets Jill Amidon, a dedicated relief worker with little time for romance. The two meet on an R&R in Mombasa and share love and adventure.


Jill is accompanying a food shipment up the Nile when it is attacked and captured by government soldiers. She is taken to a Dinka town where she witnesses a massacre by the government soldiers (true in the 1980s). Jake finds her and is flying out of danger when she dies of her injuries.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Jack Brabston

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Romantic, Masculine, Skillful, Adventurous, Charming, Educated, Heroic, Leader

Character 1

Name: Jill Amidon

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Adventurous, Aggressive, Beautiful, Confident, Heartthrob, Outspoken, Sexy, Charming, Complex, Decisive, Educated, Romantic

Character 2

Name: Walt Macbeth, LtCol USMC Ret.

Age: 52

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Leader, Masculine, Skillful, Adventurous, Aggressive, Decisive

Supplemental Materials

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