PAPA'S GIFT

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RELIGIOUS YOUNG ADULT WAR ADVENTURE BIOGRAPHICAL FAMILY HISTORICAL FICTION MEMOIR

20th Century (multiple decades)

George A McLendon

Logline

PAPA'S GIFT is a story about spirituality, family, love, and the meaning of life as told through the questions asked by a young granddaughter.

Genre

Religious, Young Adult, War, Adventure, Biographical, Family, Historical Fiction, Memoir

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Various locations around the world, through stories, but set in the Pacific Northwest and Florida USA USA

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Year Published: 2014

Starting Description

A curious granddaughter wants to know what life has taught her grandparents so many stories are told of practical as well as metaphysical lessons.

Ending Description

Papa and Nana are reunited in the afterlife.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Ian MacLogan

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous, Confident, Funny, Leader, Masculine, Perseverance, Visionary, Empathetic, Engaging, Honorable, Modest, Decisive, Heroic, Aspiring, Faithful, Selfless, Skillful, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Granddaughter - Ellen Marie

Age: 13

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Selfless, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Charming, Empathetic, Flexible

Additional Character Details

Name: Nana

Age: 60

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Charming, Complex, Faithful, Sophisticated, Gracious, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Confident, Empathetic, Visionary

Additional Character Details

Name: Cy Fligielman

Age: 89

Gender: Male

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Aspiring, Empathetic, Unapologetic, Visionary, Adventurous, Aggressive, Complex, Honorable, Religious, Underdog, Confident, Perseverance, Educated, Funny, Heroic, Insecure, Leader, Sarcastic, Skillful

Logline

PAPA'S GIFT is a story about spirituality, family, love, and the meaning of life as told through the questions asked by a young granddaughter.

Short Summary

A curious granddaughter wants to know what life has taught her grandparents so many stories are told of practical as well as metaphysical lessons.


Papa and Nana are reunited in the afterlife.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Ian MacLogan

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous, Confident, Funny, Leader, Masculine, Perseverance, Visionary, Empathetic, Engaging, Honorable, Modest, Decisive, Heroic, Aspiring, Faithful, Selfless, Skillful, Strong Moral Code

Character 1

Name: Granddaughter - Ellen Marie

Age: 13

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Selfless, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Charming, Empathetic, Flexible

Character 2

Name: Nana

Age: 60

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Charming, Complex, Faithful, Sophisticated, Gracious, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Confident, Empathetic, Visionary

Character 3

Name: Cy Fligielman

Age: 89

Gender: Male

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Aspiring, Empathetic, Unapologetic, Visionary, Adventurous, Aggressive, Complex, Honorable, Religious, Underdog, Confident, Perseverance, Educated, Funny, Heroic, Insecure, Leader, Sarcastic, Skillful

Supplemental Materials

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