BORDER HOUSE

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ACTION CRIME DRAMA POLITICAL HISTORICAL FICTION SUSPENSE/THRILLER

2000s

FRANK JULIUS CSENKI

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Logline

Gina Garcia a young Honduran mother and her two kids' harrowing run for the US border. But Gina carries a secret only the American President and his agents know. She must be stopped at all cost before ever reaching BORDER HOUSE. Will she make it? Run with Gina.

Genre

Action,Crime,Drama,Political,Historical Fiction,Suspense/Thriller

Short Summary

Gina fears for her two children being caught up in the violence of Honduras. She harbours a secret since her early teens and must escape with the evidence in hand. The time has come and she is forced to make her move on a journey filled with desperation, hope and danger at every turn.


Eldon and Kimberley, who build the Border House facilities along the US Border save Gina and her kids when all hope seems lost enabling her to confront the President of the United States with a devastating blow on national television that ends up bringing down his presidency, restoring her honor.

Setting

San Pedro Sula, Honduras, Washington D.C., El Paso, Texas, Mexico, Central America

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain,Rags to Riches,Tragedy

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age,Meaningful Message,Philosophical Questions

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Gina Garcia

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aspiring,Aggressive,Complex,Confident,Desperate,Engaging,Faithful,Heroic,Honorable,Educated,Modest,Selfless,Skillful,Visionary

Additional Character Details

Name: Eldon Davis

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Aspiring,Complex,Confident,Decisive,Empathetic,Engaging,Gracious,Heroic,Honorable,Leader,Selfless,Skillful,Outspoken,Visionary,Sophisticated

Additional Character Details

Name: Kimberley Davis

Age: 60

Gender: Female

Role: mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aspiring,Aggressive,Charming,Complex,Confident,Decisive,Empathetic,Engaging,Gracious,Heroic,Honorable

Additional Character Details

Name: Clyde Trenton

Age: 65

Gender: Male

Role: antagonist

Key Traits: Badass,Aggressive,Clumsy,Criminal,Desperate,Greedy,Educated,Insecure,Villainous,Power Hungry,Unapologetic

Development Pitch

BORDER HOUSE Step into Gina Garcia's shoes on her harrowing journey from Honduras to the US/Mexico border. A young mother with two children, yearning for freedom and a future in the land where streets are paved with gold. A gut-wrenching story of hope and survival along the trail. They like thousands, run to escape the violent gangs of Central America. She runs to save her young son from turning into a gangland killer and her daughter from the sex traffickers. Their destiny is America, but America doesn't want them. Gina Garcia carries a secret only the American President and his agents know. They must be found and stopped at all costs before reaching the broken, promised land. She runs for the border only to lose more than she could ever hope to find. Who will save Gina and her children from the claws that chase? Border House is the answer. A story of the human spirit and its unending desire to live and die in search of freedom. Border House will have you in tears of despair with no one left to trust and nowhere left to go. And tears of joy just when you think all is lost forever. A book for our times and political climate like never before. A story that will have you looking deep within yourself. The fourth book in the Hotel/Casino Adventure Series. Border House presents a paradigm shift in the US/Mexico border crisis, US immigration services, and US/Mexico cross-border migrant/refugee management.

About The Author

Frank Julius, is a hotelier, veteran of the hotel and resort industry. He immigrated to Canada from Budapest Hungary during the Hungarian uprising, known as the Hungarian Revolution. His family settled in Hamilton, Ontario, and later on the Niagara Peninsula, where he and his younger brother both attended high school. Frank made a career for himself in the hotel business, starting as a bellman and years later as General Manager and Financial controller for hotels and resorts internationally. Having lived in seven countries and worked a good part of the world, he now writes about the industry that gave him the adventures and career he enjoyed for forty years. He now lives in cottage country, near Peterborough Ontario, and continues to write historical fiction, thrillers, and his autobiography. His hobbies are motorcycles and landscape photography.

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

Information not completed

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: FRANK JULIUS CSENKI

Year Published: 2019

Hard Copy Available

Yes

ISBN

9780995971899