Mercy

Book Cover

HORROR

19th Century

Richard Turner

Logline

In 1865 Louisiana, Captain Robert Cooper from the Freedman's Bureau is sent to investigate a rash of strange murders and disappearances. However, something in the woods is waiting for night to fall and the truth may be more terrifying than can be imagined.

Genre

Horror

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Louisiana

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2016

Starting Description

In 1865 Louisiana, Captain Robert Cooper from the Freedman's Bureau is sent to investigate a rash of strange murders and disappearances. His unexpected arrival in Williamstown is met with a mix of anger and suspicion. With gangs of demobilized Confederate soldiers roaming the woods, Cooper is quick

Ending Description

Pursued by their foes, Cooper and his colleagues must find a way to escape before being murdered and eaten.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Captain Robert Cooper

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Confident, Heroic, Honorable, Leader

Additional Character Details

Name: First Sergeant Jack Hawkins

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Heroic, Honorable, Selfless, Strong Moral Code

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Logline

In 1865 Louisiana, Captain Robert Cooper from the Freedman's Bureau is sent to investigate a rash of strange murders and disappearances. However, something in the woods is waiting for night to fall and the truth may be more terrifying than can be imagined.

Short Summary

In 1865 Louisiana, Captain Robert Cooper from the Freedman's Bureau is sent to investigate a rash of strange murders and disappearances. His unexpected arrival in Williamstown is met with a mix of anger and suspicion. With gangs of demobilized Confederate soldiers roaming the woods, Cooper is quick


Pursued by their foes, Cooper and his colleagues must find a way to escape before being murdered and eaten.

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About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Captain Robert Cooper

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Confident, Heroic, Honorable, Leader

Character 1

Name: First Sergeant Jack Hawkins

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Heroic, Honorable, Selfless, Strong Moral Code

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