Dead of Night

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Paul J. Teague

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A lonely road. A freak accident. Now they must try to stay alive until daylight ...


Action, Suspense / Thriller,

Short Summary

When Jack and Lucy hit a man in their car whilst driving through fog, they think it's just a random accident. But when cars pull up and an armed manhunt begins, they know that they're running for their lives. Thrown into the deadly world of industrial espionage, they must now fight to stay alive.

Jack & Lucy make it back to their house, where their young child is being held hostage. As the bad guys turn on each other, the house goes up on flames. Lucy must save their child, Jack must prevent a helicopter escape with the secret info and his betraying friend from work gets his come uppance.


Scottish countryside, motorway service station, train, railway bridge

Based on a True Story


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Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Jack Dawson

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Desperate, Faithful, Honorable, Selfless, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Lucy Dawson

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Desperate, Sexy

Additional Character Details

Name: Rosa

Age: 37

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Badass, Crazy, Skillful

Additional Character Details

Name: Max

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Manipulative, Narcissistic, Villainous, Confident, Greedy

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2017

Hard Copy Available



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