Sanguinity Point

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Peter Palmieri

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A disgraced young doctor who is trying get his career back on track becomes ensnared in a dark web of corruption, crime and political intrigue on the Texas-Mexico border.


Crime, Mystery, Suspense / Thriller,

Short Summary

After a ghastly incident which derails his career plans, Dr. Snow accepts an oddly lucrative position with a hospital in South Texas. When a colleague is murdered, he finds himself at the center of a dark scheme with far-reaching political effects which now threatens his life.

After making a startling discovery, the protagonist risks his life to take down the ring-leader, but finds he must negotiate with a shady cartel boss and protect a newly-elected official from political scandal for the benefit of the impoverished community he has learned to love.


Purgatory, Texas (a fictional town on the southern border)

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Twist, Philosophical Questions

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence, Language/Profanity, Nudity

Main Character Details

Name: Dr. Benjamin Snow

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Obedient, Underdog, Secretive, Lone Wolf, Skillful, Strong Moral Code, Empathetic, Naive, Educated, Insecure, Perseverance, Selfless

Additional Character Details

Name: Claire Thibodeaux

Age: 28

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Confident, Empathetic, Perseverance, Sexy, Blunt, Educated, Aggressive, Beautiful, Honorable, Outspoken, Selfless, Unapologetic, Sarcastic, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Fermin Soto-Prinz

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Decisive, Villainous, Aspiring, Educated, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Sarcastic, Unapologetic, Visionary, Engaging, Greedy, Confident, Gracious, Power-hungry

Additional Character Details

Name: Pablo Medina

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Desperate, Funny, Greedy, Secretive, Sarcastic, Blunt, Charming

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2017

Hard Copy Available



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