Whatever It Takes: the sequel to Everything I Believed

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MELODRAMA DRAMA FAMILY ROMANCE SUSPENSE / THRILLER YOUNG ADULT COMEDY NEW ADULT/CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary

Jennifer Suzanne

Logline

Whatever It Takes is a compulsively readable emotionally satisfying, suspenseful drama in which a newly married couple, facing their own obstacles, attempt to save their friend from addiction in the face of harrowing memories. Could be 'Shameless' meets 'This Is Us'.

Genre

Melodrama, Drama, Family, Romance, Suspense / Thriller, Young Adult, Comedy,new adult/contemporary

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Bergamo, Paris, Toronto, Los Angeles, Banff, Vancouver Island

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Sam and Danny have to rush home from their perfect honeymoon in Europe when they realize that Mark is in trouble. They are in way over their heads in dealing with the strain on their marriage, addiction, the blurred boundries of friendship, managing fame, and a stalker.

Ending Description

Just when it seems there is no hope for anyone - it gets worse. Then Mark goes to rehab, everyone makes up, the stalker is banned to Australia and BAM...HEA ;)

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Nudity, Substance Abuse, Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Twist, Coming of Age, Happy Ending

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Sam Davis

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Honorable, Funny, Modest, Sophisticated, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Naive, Romantic, Selfless, Beautiful, Sexy, Charming, Confident, Empathetic, Faithful, Flexible, Perseverance

Additional Character Details

Name: Danny Gallo

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Outspoken, Heartthrob, Honorable, Insecure, Strong Moral Code, Unapologetic, Charming, Adventurous, Selfless, Religious, Romantic, Modest, Sexy, Confident, Faithful

Additional Character Details

Name: Stacey Anderson

Age: 21

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Aggressive, Badass, Greedy, Confident, Manipulative, Seductive, Sexy, Sarcastic, Secretive, Unapologetic, Beautiful, Engaging, Funny, Leader, Outspoken, Adventurous, Blunt, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: Mark Russell

Age: 21

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Lone Wolf, Masculine, Modest, Secretive, Sexy, Complex, Insecure

Logline

Whatever It Takes is a compulsively readable emotionally satisfying, suspenseful drama in which a newly married couple, facing their own obstacles, attempt to save their friend from addiction in the face of harrowing memories. Could be 'Shameless' meets 'This Is Us'.

Short Summary

Sam and Danny have to rush home from their perfect honeymoon in Europe when they realize that Mark is in trouble. They are in way over their heads in dealing with the strain on their marriage, addiction, the blurred boundries of friendship, managing fame, and a stalker.


Just when it seems there is no hope for anyone - it gets worse. Then Mark goes to rehab, everyone makes up, the stalker is banned to Australia and BAM...HEA ;)

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Sam Davis

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Honorable, Funny, Modest, Sophisticated, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Naive, Romantic, Selfless, Beautiful, Sexy, Charming, Confident, Empathetic, Faithful, Flexible, Perseverance

Character 1

Name: Danny Gallo

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Outspoken, Heartthrob, Honorable, Insecure, Strong Moral Code, Unapologetic, Charming, Adventurous, Selfless, Religious, Romantic, Modest, Sexy, Confident, Faithful

Character 2

Name: Stacey Anderson

Age: 21

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Aggressive, Badass, Greedy, Confident, Manipulative, Seductive, Sexy, Sarcastic, Secretive, Unapologetic, Beautiful, Engaging, Funny, Leader, Outspoken, Adventurous, Blunt, Charming

Character 3

Name: Mark Russell

Age: 21

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Lone Wolf, Masculine, Modest, Secretive, Sexy, Complex, Insecure

Supplemental Materials

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