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CRIME ACTION ADVENTURE ROMANCE SUSPENSE / THRILLER EROTICA MELODRAMA DRAMA LGBT MYSTERY HORROR EPIC FAMILY

Contemporary

S C Cunningham

Logline

What happens when opposites attract, you fall for an avenging psycho, friends are not who they seem, secrets seeth, those in power abuse, and you turn to face your killer? Obsession, kidnap, murder, celebrity press going viral... David Howard is just getting started! 5* Amazon

Genre

Crime, Action, Adventure, Romance, Suspense / Thriller, Erotica, Melodrama, Drama, LGBT, Mystery, Horror, Epic, Family

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

London, British Countryside, the Amalfi Coast, Italy.

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2013

Starting Description

Abused cherubic choirboy David Howard grows into a handsome, wealthy, charming, violent, avenging, tour de force killer with a death list. Befriending his childhood sweetheart's sexy, fun-loving friends, he entraps Tara Warr, and prepares for his final kill.

Ending Description

David has destroyed Tara's life, as he prepares for her kill her friends rally to save her. He ends up in prison, she in a coma, the press have a field day. Unseen, Tara's best friend Helen quietly enters her hospital ward and hisses in her ear, "next time we'll get you, bitch!"

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Coming of Age, Twist, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: David Howard

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Visionary, Underdog, Empathetic, Manipulative, Masculine, Heroic, Secretive, Skillful, Charming, Heartthrob, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Narcissistic, Romantic, Sexy, Blunt, Engaging, Religious, Outspoken, Adventurous, Beautiful, Seductive, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Lone Wolf, Decisive, Educated, Perseverance, Obedient, Crazy, Flexible, Complex, Criminal, Insecure, Strong Moral Code, Villainous, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Badass, Confident, Sophisticated, Leader, Sarcastic

Additional Character Details

Name: Tara Warr

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Blunt, Crazy, Faithful, Outspoken, Selfless, Charming, Flexible, Insecure, Romantic, Aggressive, Complex, Decisive, Empathetic, Heartthrob, Naive, Sarcastic, Skillful, Unapologetic, Clumsy, Gracious, Honorable, Religious, Adventurous, Confident, Perseverance, Sexy, Beautiful, Funny, Heroic, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Educated, Modest, Secretive, Sophisticated, Visionary, Badass, Engaging, Patriotic, Seductive

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Additional Character Details

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Logline

What happens when opposites attract, you fall for an avenging psycho, friends are not who they seem, secrets seeth, those in power abuse, and you turn to face your killer? Obsession, kidnap, murder, celebrity press going viral... David Howard is just getting started! 5* Amazon

Short Summary

Abused cherubic choirboy David Howard grows into a handsome, wealthy, charming, violent, avenging, tour de force killer with a death list. Befriending his childhood sweetheart's sexy, fun-loving friends, he entraps Tara Warr, and prepares for his final kill.


David has destroyed Tara's life, as he prepares for her kill her friends rally to save her. He ends up in prison, she in a coma, the press have a field day. Unseen, Tara's best friend Helen quietly enters her hospital ward and hisses in her ear, "next time we'll get you, bitch!"

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain,

Characters

Main Character

Name: David Howard

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Visionary, Underdog, Empathetic, Manipulative, Masculine, Heroic, Secretive, Skillful, Charming, Heartthrob, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Narcissistic, Romantic, Sexy, Blunt, Engaging, Religious, Outspoken, Adventurous, Beautiful, Seductive, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Lone Wolf, Decisive, Educated, Perseverance, Obedient, Crazy, Flexible, Complex, Criminal, Insecure, Strong Moral Code, Villainous, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Badass, Confident, Sophisticated, Leader, Sarcastic

Character 1

Name: Tara Warr

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Blunt, Crazy, Faithful, Outspoken, Selfless, Charming, Flexible, Insecure, Romantic, Aggressive, Complex, Decisive, Empathetic, Heartthrob, Naive, Sarcastic, Skillful, Unapologetic, Clumsy, Gracious, Honorable, Religious, Adventurous, Confident, Perseverance, Sexy, Beautiful, Funny, Heroic, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Educated, Modest, Secretive, Sophisticated, Visionary, Badass, Engaging, Patriotic, Seductive

Supplemental Materials

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