Lyrical Lights

Book Cover

ROMANCE DRAMA

Contemporary

Maria La Serra

Logline

Lyrical Lights is a story about a hard-of-hearing model trying to make it in the world of fashion. But Mable’s dreams come crashing down when her agent Dania, frustrated with Mable’s inability to lose weight, and unable to sell her monotone voice to designers looking for brand representatives drops Mable as a client. Just when she thinks she’ll never achieve her dreams, she meets a fashion photographer Simon Rowe, who takes her under his wing -do things begin to change for her.    

Genre

Romance, Drama

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

New York City

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

When Mable gets her purse stolen at a bar, she meets Simon Rowe. A week later Mable takes a job as an assistant on a two-day shoot that Simon is the assigned to the project. But when Vanessa, the model comes in late from a night of partying does Simon gives Mable a chance to be on the cover.

Ending Description

Since landing on the cover of an elite fashion magazine, Mable’s career takes off and Simon’s takes him in another direction as a photojournalist. They part ways even though Mable is in love with him but she knows she has to let him go. When Simon comes back from his final assignment, he proposes.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Happy Ending, Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Rags to Riches

Main Character Details

Name: Mable Harper

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Perseverance, Visionary, Beautiful, Engaging, Funny, Gracious, Insecure, Modest, Underdog, Aspiring

Additional Character Details

Name: Simon Rowe

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Masculine, Modest, Romantic, Aspiring, Blunt, Complex, Educated, Gracious, Unapologetic, Empathetic, Funny, Visionary, Charming, Outspoken, Perseverance, Secretive, Sexy, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Heartthrob, Honorable, Seductive, Selfless

Additional Character Details

Name: Vanessa Todd

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Insecure, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Outspoken, Aggressive, Beautiful, Villainous, Desperate, Power-hungry

Additional Character Details

Name: Gloria Ericson

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Blunt, Confident, Educated, Leader, Outspoken, Perseverance, Skillful, Aggressive, Charming, Funny, Sophisticated, Aspiring

Logline

Lyrical Lights is a story about a hard-of-hearing model trying to make it in the world of fashion. But Mable’s dreams come crashing down when her agent Dania, frustrated with Mable’s inability to lose weight, and unable to sell her monotone voice to designers looking for brand representatives drops Mable as a client. Just when she thinks she’ll never achieve her dreams, she meets a fashion photographer Simon Rowe, who takes her under his wing -do things begin to change for her.    

Short Summary

When Mable gets her purse stolen at a bar, she meets Simon Rowe. A week later Mable takes a job as an assistant on a two-day shoot that Simon is the assigned to the project. But when Vanessa, the model comes in late from a night of partying does Simon gives Mable a chance to be on the cover.


Since landing on the cover of an elite fashion magazine, Mable’s career takes off and Simon’s takes him in another direction as a photojournalist. They part ways even though Mable is in love with him but she knows she has to let him go. When Simon comes back from his final assignment, he proposes.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Rags to Riches,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Mable Harper

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Perseverance, Visionary, Beautiful, Engaging, Funny, Gracious, Insecure, Modest, Underdog, Aspiring

Character 1

Name: Simon Rowe

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Masculine, Modest, Romantic, Aspiring, Blunt, Complex, Educated, Gracious, Unapologetic, Empathetic, Funny, Visionary, Charming, Outspoken, Perseverance, Secretive, Sexy, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Heartthrob, Honorable, Seductive, Selfless

Character 2

Name: Vanessa Todd

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Insecure, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Outspoken, Aggressive, Beautiful, Villainous, Desperate, Power-hungry

Character 3

Name: Gloria Ericson

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Blunt, Confident, Educated, Leader, Outspoken, Perseverance, Skillful, Aggressive, Charming, Funny, Sophisticated, Aspiring

Supplemental Materials

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