Among Us

Matthew J. O'Keefe mat.okeefe@hotmail.com 1337557712955

SUSPENSE / THRILLER

Contemporary

Matthew J. O'Keefe

Logline

Old homes in rural New England sometimes come with spirits of the past that refuse to move on. Some spirits are not what you think. High on the hills of Barre, Massachusetts sits a long forgotten Victorian era mansion once owned by one of America's greatest entrepreneurs. Run down by time, ravaged by the seasons, the home sat watching the decades pass till it was finally rescued.

Genre

Suspense / Thriller

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Barre, Massachusettes

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2010

Starting Description

A young family run head into a nightmare of a ghost in an old home that they bought to restore. Gifted children and the power of darkness and light collide.

Ending Description

The child captured soul that hasn't crossed is fought for by generations of long lost folks. Mostly her Grandpa Jack that loved her so much. She returns to her parents from the devil of a ghost that had no right to her.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Plot - Other Elements

Philosophical Questions

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: James

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous

Additional Character Details

Name: Marguerite Strand is the ghost in the book that unknown to the town in her glory days, took in small children and murdered them. Buryin them in the basement of her home. As the darkness finds her she tries one last time to take a soul.

Age: 10

Gender: Female

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Aspiring

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Logline

Old homes in rural New England sometimes come with spirits of the past that refuse to move on. Some spirits are not what you think. High on the hills of Barre, Massachusetts sits a long forgotten Victorian era mansion once owned by one of America's greatest entrepreneurs. Run down by time, ravaged by the seasons, the home sat watching the decades pass till it was finally rescued.

Short Summary

A young family run head into a nightmare of a ghost in an old home that they bought to restore. Gifted children and the power of darkness and light collide.


The child captured soul that hasn't crossed is fought for by generations of long lost folks. Mostly her Grandpa Jack that loved her so much. She returns to her parents from the devil of a ghost that had no right to her.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: James

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous

Character 1

Name: Marguerite Strand is the ghost in the book that unknown to the town in her glory days, took in small children and murdered them. Buryin them in the basement of her home. As the darkness finds her she tries one last time to take a soul.

Age: 10

Gender: Female

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Aspiring

Supplemental Materials

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