The Violin Maker

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ADVENTURE DRAMA EPIC HISTORICAL FICTION ROMANCE

1980s & '90s

Ray Drayton

Logline

The Violin Maker. A heart rendering story spanning across two continents, taking you on an emotional journey. A journey from the oppression of Soviet occupied Eastern Europe to vast open spaces of outback Australia. The story wrenches The Iron Curtain aside hovering over old Renaissance Europe to ultimate freedom found in Australia – a land of endless horizons and endless opportunities. The Violin Maker – a story of courage when faced with insurmountable odds, in order to survive a journey from darkness to greatness.

Genre

Adventure, Drama, Epic, Historical Fiction, Romance

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Melbourne, Australia, Milano, Italy, Budapest, Hungary, London,United Kingdom

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2017

Starting Description

After being separated during their escape across the border to freedom - The story follows their struggles through darkness. Lilla tours Europe as an opera diva. Joska reaches the pinnacle of his career as a tailor. They finally find each other again as adults in the most unlikely circumstances.

Ending Description

Joska find happiness in the outback of Australia away from the darkness of Europe. Lilla emerges from deeps of depression leaving behinds her addiction of cocaine and champagne. They both find happiness and fall in love with their respective partners and begin a new life in a new country.

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Substance Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Twist

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Joska

Age: 32

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Leader, Skillful, Aggressive, Confident, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Honorable, Adventurous, Desperate, Engaging, Romantic

Additional Character Details

Name: Lilla

Age: 29

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Aspiring, Badass, Gracious, Naive, Beautiful, Charming, Crazy, Desperate, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Insecure, Romantic, Sexy

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Logline

The Violin Maker. A heart rendering story spanning across two continents, taking you on an emotional journey. A journey from the oppression of Soviet occupied Eastern Europe to vast open spaces of outback Australia. The story wrenches The Iron Curtain aside hovering over old Renaissance Europe to ultimate freedom found in Australia – a land of endless horizons and endless opportunities. The Violin Maker – a story of courage when faced with insurmountable odds, in order to survive a journey from darkness to greatness.

Short Summary

After being separated during their escape across the border to freedom - The story follows their struggles through darkness. Lilla tours Europe as an opera diva. Joska reaches the pinnacle of his career as a tailor. They finally find each other again as adults in the most unlikely circumstances.


Joska find happiness in the outback of Australia away from the darkness of Europe. Lilla emerges from deeps of depression leaving behinds her addiction of cocaine and champagne. They both find happiness and fall in love with their respective partners and begin a new life in a new country.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Joska

Age: 32

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Leader, Skillful, Aggressive, Confident, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Honorable, Adventurous, Desperate, Engaging, Romantic

Character 1

Name: Lilla

Age: 29

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Aspiring, Badass, Gracious, Naive, Beautiful, Charming, Crazy, Desperate, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Insecure, Romantic, Sexy

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