Dead Perfect

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20th Century (multiple decades)

P.G. Shriver

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Dead Perfect is the story of two driven young adults forced together by a twisted fate, yet driven apart by time and the inability to let go.


Young Adult, Romance,

Short Summary

Mel and Davis find a love they never desired after two different car accidents, one involving her alcoholic mother, the other an illegal drag race.

Davis races against time to learn the truth of forgiveness and add his name to the list so he, Mel and their new family can let go of their pasts.


Small Town Anywhere

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise


Plot - Other Elements

Twist, Happy Ending,Afterlife

Mature Audience Themes

Substance Abuse, Language/Profanity

Main Character Details

Name: Mel is a senior in high school, raised by her alcoholic mother, with a goal to get as far away as possible for college. Her small support system includes three other senior girls. Mel has never longed for love as part of her life because she's never known true intimacy given her substance abusive parents and estranged grandparents.

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Modest, Complex, Confident, Decisive, Educated, Honorable, Perseverance, Strong Moral Code, Aspiring, Beautiful

Additional Character Details

Name: Davis

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Funny, Masculine, Romantic, Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Adventurous, Confident, Educated, Faithful, Decisive, Honorable, Perseverance, Sexy, Aspiring, Charming, Heartthrob, Obedient, Skillful

Additional Character Details

Name: Donna

Age: 19

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Desperate, Greedy, Perseverance, Complex, Beautiful, Manipulative, Obedient, Sexy, Secretive

Additional Character Details

Name: Franky

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Narcissistic, Adventurous, Crazy, Decisive, Strong Moral Code, Badass, Romantic, Seductive, Unapologetic, Honorable, Outspoken, Selfless, Blunt, Confident, Funny

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 13-17

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2012

Hard Copy Available



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