Brightside

Mark Tullius mark@marktullius.com 742005440571

ACTION DRAMA MYSTERY POLITICAL SCI-FI SUSPENSE / THRILLER

Contemporary

Mark Tullius

Logline

Brightside is the story of Joe Nolan, a telepath determined to escape from Brightside, the beautiful mountain town where Thought Thieves are imprisoned.

Genre

Action, Drama, Mystery, Political, Sci-Fi, Suspense / Thriller

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Brightside, a fictional mountain town in CA.

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2012

Starting Description

The sun is rising on Joe's hundredth day in Brightside and he's sitting on his bed with a shotgun, blood splattered across the room. He knows this is going to be the day he either escapes or dies and flashes back to critical days that have shaped him and led him to such a terrible place.

Ending Description

Joe leads the escape by taking out a helicopter and risking his life to save another. Although he is shot and many die in the attempt, Joe escapes with his friends and reunites with his father.

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

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Joe Nolan

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Desperate, Empathetic, Heroic, Honorable, Aggressive, Complex, Criminal, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Manipulative, Secretive, Underdog

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Logline

Brightside is the story of Joe Nolan, a telepath determined to escape from Brightside, the beautiful mountain town where Thought Thieves are imprisoned.

Short Summary

The sun is rising on Joe's hundredth day in Brightside and he's sitting on his bed with a shotgun, blood splattered across the room. He knows this is going to be the day he either escapes or dies and flashes back to critical days that have shaped him and led him to such a terrible place.


Joe leads the escape by taking out a helicopter and risking his life to save another. Although he is shot and many die in the attempt, Joe escapes with his friends and reunites with his father.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Characters

Main Character

Name: Joe Nolan

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Desperate, Empathetic, Heroic, Honorable, Aggressive, Complex, Criminal, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Manipulative, Secretive, Underdog

Supplemental Materials

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