The Forgotten Sister

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FABLE FANTASY HISTORICAL FICTION DRAMA EPIC

17th Century or Earlier

Kieran Higgins

Logline

The Forgotten Sister is the story of Elaine, half-sister of King Arthur, a warrior woman who witnesses the magic, the battles, the romance and the betrayals of Camelot.

Genre

Fable, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Drama, Epic

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Camelot, sub-Roman Britain, Gaul, Ancient Ireland

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2016

Starting Description

Elaine witnesses her mother Igraine conspire with Merlin to kill her father and conceive the boy who would be King Arthur. Later she is married off to strengthen his position, but her husband rebels against her brother, resulting in her kidnap by Saxons and eventual acceptance into Camelot.

Ending Description

Arthur is betrayed by Mordred, his incestuous son. He fights one last battle, Elaine at his side, and is mortally wounded. Compelled to save him, she bargains with their sister Morgan to place him in an enchanted sleep. Knowing he won't survive without help, she volunteers to sleep alongside him.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Incest

Plot - Other Elements

Twist,bittersweet ending

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Elaine of Garlot

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Faithful, Heroic, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Charming, Complex, Empathetic, Outspoken, Aggressive, Badass, Patriotic, Perseverance, Selfless, Unapologetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Honorable

Additional Character Details

Name: Morgan LeFay

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Blunt, Complex, Educated, Manipulative, Aspiring, Power-hungry, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Seductive, Villainous, Aggressive, Criminal, Leader, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Secretive, Visionary, Beautiful

Additional Character Details

Name: King Arthur

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Insecure, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Charming, Confident, Honorable, Leader, Naive, Patriotic, Badass, Masculine, Selfless, Sexy, Underdog, Adventurous, Engaging, Visionary

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Logline

The Forgotten Sister is the story of Elaine, half-sister of King Arthur, a warrior woman who witnesses the magic, the battles, the romance and the betrayals of Camelot.

Short Summary

Elaine witnesses her mother Igraine conspire with Merlin to kill her father and conceive the boy who would be King Arthur. Later she is married off to strengthen his position, but her husband rebels against her brother, resulting in her kidnap by Saxons and eventual acceptance into Camelot.


Arthur is betrayed by Mordred, his incestuous son. He fights one last battle, Elaine at his side, and is mortally wounded. Compelled to save him, she bargains with their sister Morgan to place him in an enchanted sleep. Knowing he won't survive without help, she volunteers to sleep alongside him.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Elaine of Garlot

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Faithful, Heroic, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Charming, Complex, Empathetic, Outspoken, Aggressive, Badass, Patriotic, Perseverance, Selfless, Unapologetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Honorable

Character 1

Name: Morgan LeFay

Age: 35

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Blunt, Complex, Educated, Manipulative, Aspiring, Power-hungry, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Seductive, Villainous, Aggressive, Criminal, Leader, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Secretive, Visionary, Beautiful

Character 2

Name: King Arthur

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Insecure, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Charming, Confident, Honorable, Leader, Naive, Patriotic, Badass, Masculine, Selfless, Sexy, Underdog, Adventurous, Engaging, Visionary

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