The Devils Close

Joanna Mackintosh joannamack.author@gmail.com 821704097851

HORROR MYSTERY SCI-FI SUSPENSE / THRILLER

Contemporary

Joanna Mackintosh

Logline

The Finshaws, along with their son Daniel, move into Munro Way as a way to assuage their long-persistent marital discontent. Daniel soon discovers the place for the desolated and eerily cursed neighbourhood that it is. The aura of mystery soon unravels as Daniel uncovers the secrets of Devil's Close, and his misconstrued, red-haired muse: Sara

Genre

Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Suspense / Thriller

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

London/England

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Austin Macauley

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

A move from a quaint little village into a larger city. A turbulent family life and the associated angst of adolescence. Combined with a supernatural force and a quest to find the truth

Ending Description

A twist, an unexpected turn of the events with the potential for a sequel, a ending without an ending

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Daniel Finshaw

Age: 14

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous, Complex, Decisive, Educated

Additional Character Details

Name: Sara

Age: 16

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Leader, Beautiful, Complex, Confident, Seductive, Aggressive, Aspiring, Manipulative

Additional Character Details

Name: Chris Hinton

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Empathetic, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Complex, Decisive, Educated, Honorable, Leader, Perseverance

Additional Character Details

Name: Janette Chambers

Age: 49

Gender: Female

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Complex, Crazy, Criminal, Desperate, Insecure, Manipulative, Skillful, Villainous, Educated, Religious, Unapologetic

Logline

The Finshaws, along with their son Daniel, move into Munro Way as a way to assuage their long-persistent marital discontent. Daniel soon discovers the place for the desolated and eerily cursed neighbourhood that it is. The aura of mystery soon unravels as Daniel uncovers the secrets of Devil's Close, and his misconstrued, red-haired muse: Sara

Short Summary

A move from a quaint little village into a larger city. A turbulent family life and the associated angst of adolescence. Combined with a supernatural force and a quest to find the truth


A twist, an unexpected turn of the events with the potential for a sequel, a ending without an ending

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest

Characters

Main Character

Name: Daniel Finshaw

Age: 14

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous, Complex, Decisive, Educated

Character 1

Name: Sara

Age: 16

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Leader, Beautiful, Complex, Confident, Seductive, Aggressive, Aspiring, Manipulative

Character 2

Name: Chris Hinton

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Empathetic, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Complex, Decisive, Educated, Honorable, Leader, Perseverance

Character 3

Name: Janette Chambers

Age: 49

Gender: Female

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Aggressive, Blunt, Complex, Crazy, Criminal, Desperate, Insecure, Manipulative, Skillful, Villainous, Educated, Religious, Unapologetic

Supplemental Materials

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