THE GARRISON STORIES

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CRIME DRAMA MYSTERY DETECTIVE

2000s

PHILIP J. MOSS

Logline

In the fictional small town of Garrison, ME, Det. Ira Sills is driven to discover who murdered a young intern.

Genre

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Detective

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

The fictional towns of Garrison, ME

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2014

Starting Description

Det. Ira Sills and Town Librarian Maggie Olivet solve the murder of a young intern in Garrison and foil an attempt to defraud the Town of $12M.

Ending Description

Sills and Olivet narrowly avoid being killed themselves.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Ira Sills is a Jewish Detective whose parents were orphaned during the Holocaust; Sills was orphaned when they died in a car crash when he was one, and was adopted by his uncle who brought him to America.

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Margaret Francesca Olivet

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Romantic

Additional Character Details

Name: Willamette ("Willa") Moody

Age: 21

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Aspiring

Additional Character Details

Name: Ed Wendig

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Greedy

Logline

In the fictional small town of Garrison, ME, Det. Ira Sills is driven to discover who murdered a young intern.

Short Summary

Det. Ira Sills and Town Librarian Maggie Olivet solve the murder of a young intern in Garrison and foil an attempt to defraud the Town of $12M.


Sills and Olivet narrowly avoid being killed themselves.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Ira Sills is a Jewish Detective whose parents were orphaned during the Holocaust; Sills was orphaned when they died in a car crash when he was one, and was adopted by his uncle who brought him to America.

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex

Character 1

Name: Margaret Francesca Olivet

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Romantic

Character 2

Name: Willamette ("Willa") Moody

Age: 21

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Aspiring

Character 3

Name: Ed Wendig

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Greedy

Supplemental Materials

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