Life on a Tightrope.....Without A Net

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CRIME DETECTIVE EPIC HORROR DRAMA FAMILY ACTION RELIGIOUS SUSPENSE / THRILLER LGBT

1980s & '90s

Jeanne Roy McCarron

Logline

A Daughter's life of chaos and a family destroyed by the hands of a narcissistic Mother!

Genre

Crime, Detective, Epic, Horror, Drama, Family, Action, Religious, Suspense / Thriller, LGBT

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Small Town Pennsylvania, Horse Farm Country, New Jersey, St. Augustine, Florida, and briefly, New Orleans, Louisiana

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2019

Starting Description

After 3 sons, a beautiful daughter is born to a popular High School Coach and his wife. Life is good for a few years, until Mother becomes jealous of Coach's love for his daughter. Her passive aggressive venom and pure torture makes Kirstin's life a living hell.

Ending Description

Kirstin’s diagnosed with breast cancer and refuses to tell Her Mother, knowing she’ll blame Kirstin for not being perfect! With her Husband covering for her, Kirstin and her best friend, Ness travel to Florida for Kirstin’s cancer treatment. On the way home, Kirstin is killed in an accident.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Kirstin

Age: 25

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Beautiful, Flexible, Gracious, Honorable, Obedient, Underdog, Aspiring, Faithful, Desperate, Secretive, Engaging, Empathetic, Funny, Insecure, Manipulative, Modest, Adventurous

Additional Character Details

Name: Mother

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Complex, Crazy, Desperate, Greedy, Insecure, Badass, Criminal, Narcissistic, Religious, Power-hungry, Sarcastic, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: Father

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Manipulative, Power-hungry, Complex, Crazy, Masculine, Secretive, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: The Aunt

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Aspiring, Charming, Empathetic, Skillful, Adventurous, Clumsy, Confident, Obedient, Faithful, Honorable

Logline

A Daughter's life of chaos and a family destroyed by the hands of a narcissistic Mother!

Short Summary

After 3 sons, a beautiful daughter is born to a popular High School Coach and his wife. Life is good for a few years, until Mother becomes jealous of Coach's love for his daughter. Her passive aggressive venom and pure torture makes Kirstin's life a living hell.


Kirstin’s diagnosed with breast cancer and refuses to tell Her Mother, knowing she’ll blame Kirstin for not being perfect! With her Husband covering for her, Kirstin and her best friend, Ness travel to Florida for Kirstin’s cancer treatment. On the way home, Kirstin is killed in an accident.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Kirstin

Age: 25

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Beautiful, Flexible, Gracious, Honorable, Obedient, Underdog, Aspiring, Faithful, Desperate, Secretive, Engaging, Empathetic, Funny, Insecure, Manipulative, Modest, Adventurous

Character 1

Name: Mother

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Complex, Crazy, Desperate, Greedy, Insecure, Badass, Criminal, Narcissistic, Religious, Power-hungry, Sarcastic, Villainous

Character 2

Name: Father

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Manipulative, Power-hungry, Complex, Crazy, Masculine, Secretive, Villainous

Character 3

Name: The Aunt

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Aspiring, Charming, Empathetic, Skillful, Adventurous, Clumsy, Confident, Obedient, Faithful, Honorable

Supplemental Materials

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