The Unknown

Lindsey Black blackmckay@blueyonder.co.uk 855899635771

EROTICA HISTORICAL FICTION ROMANCE DRAMA

19th Century

Lindsey Black

Logline

Paris 1880s, the Impressionists, the Commune...a beautiful young woman is pulled from the Seine. Her Mona Lisa smile causes a sensation and, a century later, inspires the face of 'Resuscitation Annie', the lips that all will want to kiss! What was her story? 'The Unknown' links the past and the present as a modern doctor searches for the mystery behind the mask and human trafficking lies in the currents of the river still...

Genre

Erotica, Historical Fiction, Romance, Drama

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Paris, London and Albania

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2012

Starting Description

We never discover the name of "L'Inconnue de la Seine" ...'The Unknown' of the title but we hear her story from her own lips. Born into a prosperous bourgeois family, all is overturned as her doctor father is caught up in The Paris Commune. The teeming life of brothels, artists, Montmartre...

Ending Description

The Unknown takes her own life in the Seine but Anna, escaping from being trafficked from war torn Albania, is rescued from its waters by Leo, the doctor searching for that enigmatic smile on the lips of resuscitation doll.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Sexual Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

The author has not yet written this

Main Character Details

Name: The Unknown, she is never named. This is important as the story is a mystery based on the mask with the enigmatic smile!

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Beautiful, Charming, Desperate, Empathetic, Naive

Additional Character Details

Name: Anna

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Confident, Decisive, Heroic, Honorable, Adventurous, Aspiring

Additional Character Details

Name: Leo

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Honorable, Masculine, Adventurous, Complex, Confident, Romantic, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Leonardo

Age: 23

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Charming, Heartthrob, Manipulative, Masculine, Seductive

Logline

Paris 1880s, the Impressionists, the Commune...a beautiful young woman is pulled from the Seine. Her Mona Lisa smile causes a sensation and, a century later, inspires the face of 'Resuscitation Annie', the lips that all will want to kiss! What was her story? 'The Unknown' links the past and the present as a modern doctor searches for the mystery behind the mask and human trafficking lies in the currents of the river still...

Short Summary

We never discover the name of "L'Inconnue de la Seine" ...'The Unknown' of the title but we hear her story from her own lips. Born into a prosperous bourgeois family, all is overturned as her doctor father is caught up in The Paris Commune. The teeming life of brothels, artists, Montmartre...


The Unknown takes her own life in the Seine but Anna, escaping from being trafficked from war torn Albania, is rescued from its waters by Leo, the doctor searching for that enigmatic smile on the lips of resuscitation doll.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Characters

Main Character

Name: The Unknown, she is never named. This is important as the story is a mystery based on the mask with the enigmatic smile!

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Beautiful, Charming, Desperate, Empathetic, Naive

Character 1

Name: Anna

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Confident, Decisive, Heroic, Honorable, Adventurous, Aspiring

Character 2

Name: Leo

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Honorable, Masculine, Adventurous, Complex, Confident, Romantic, Strong Moral Code

Character 3

Name: Leonardo

Age: 23

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Charming, Heartthrob, Manipulative, Masculine, Seductive

Supplemental Materials