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ACTION CRIME DRAMA EROTICA HISTORICAL FICTION GOTHIC HORROR MYSTERY

19th Century

David Lewis Paget

Logline

Here is Victorian London as it really was, in all its squalor, misery and decadence. Not the strait laced prudish city we've always been led to believe, but a city with 50,000 prostitutes, most of whom were ordinary housewives trying to make ends meet, where human life was cheap.

Genre

Action, Crime, Drama, Erotica, Historical Fiction, Gothic, Horror, Mystery

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

London 19th Century

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

This is the story of Henry Burke, a small time crook in Victorian London, told in the first person, as he sees it. It traces his descent into decadence and murder, with associates who control the brothels of the time. There's a surprise ending which will shock everyone.

Ending Description

The story ends with the demise of Jack the Ripper.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence, Nudity, Sexual Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Rags to Riches

Main Character Details

Name: Henry Burke

Age: 25

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Engaging, Lone Wolf, Unapologetic, Adventurous, Criminal, Aggressive, Complex, Educated

Additional Character Details

Name: Elijah Cohn

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Aspiring, Confident, Criminal, Decisive, Manipulative, Unapologetic, Uneducated, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: Margaret

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Desperate, Insecure, Obedient, Romantic, Seductive, Sexy, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: There are many other characters.

Age:

Gender: Female

Role:

Key Traits:

Logline

Here is Victorian London as it really was, in all its squalor, misery and decadence. Not the strait laced prudish city we've always been led to believe, but a city with 50,000 prostitutes, most of whom were ordinary housewives trying to make ends meet, where human life was cheap.

Short Summary

This is the story of Henry Burke, a small time crook in Victorian London, told in the first person, as he sees it. It traces his descent into decadence and murder, with associates who control the brothels of the time. There's a surprise ending which will shock everyone.


The story ends with the demise of Jack the Ripper.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Rags to Riches,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Henry Burke

Age: 25

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Engaging, Lone Wolf, Unapologetic, Adventurous, Criminal, Aggressive, Complex, Educated

Character 1

Name: Elijah Cohn

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Aspiring, Confident, Criminal, Decisive, Manipulative, Unapologetic, Uneducated, Villainous

Character 2

Name: Margaret

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Desperate, Insecure, Obedient, Romantic, Seductive, Sexy, Charming

Character 3

Name: There are many other characters.

Age:

Gender: Female

Role:

Key Traits:

Supplemental Materials

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