Consider the Lilies

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MYSTERY SUSPENSE / THRILLER RELIGIOUS CRIME DRAMA

1960s & '70s

Sharon Easley Williams

Logline

Consider the Lilies is the story of Lily Rose. She is a simple, but confused farm girl from South Carolina. She has dreams of making it big in New York as a fashion photographer and getting away from her overbearing mother. She is given a job by a very successful family friend working in the industry in New York. She has always had quirky nightmares, but dismissed them until the family friend triggers memories that prove her nightmares about the family are true.

Genre

Mystery, Suspense / Thriller, Religious, Crime, Drama

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

South Carolina and New York

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Publish America, but no current publisher

Year Published: 2004

Starting Description

Lily Rose and her mother are not close. Lily constantly tries to please her, but she is strict and overbearing. She forced Lily to repeat Bible verses everyday. Lily hated her hypocritical ways. Her father died years ago. Her brother left home and never returned. Lily had no way out.

Ending Description

The truth of Lily's nightmares are revealed as an insight into a horrible family history of abuse, adultery, and murder. Lily was the last victim.

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Hard Copy Available

No

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

Tragedy

Main Character Details

Name: Lily Rose

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Selfless, Obedient, Adventurous, Complex, Skillful, Naive, Modest, Insecure, Honorable, Clumsy

Additional Character Details

Name: Congressman Andrew Rose

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Outspoken, Aspiring, Decisive, Seductive, Blunt, Power-hungry, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Secretive, Sarcastic, Villainous, Aggressive, Charming, Confident, Educated

Additional Character Details

Name: Mrs. Claire Rose

Age: 63

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Manipulative, Religious, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex, Narcissistic, Secretive, Villainous, Beautiful, Crazy

Additional Character Details

Name: Several other minor characters

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Logline

Consider the Lilies is the story of Lily Rose. She is a simple, but confused farm girl from South Carolina. She has dreams of making it big in New York as a fashion photographer and getting away from her overbearing mother. She is given a job by a very successful family friend working in the industry in New York. She has always had quirky nightmares, but dismissed them until the family friend triggers memories that prove her nightmares about the family are true.

Short Summary

Lily Rose and her mother are not close. Lily constantly tries to please her, but she is strict and overbearing. She forced Lily to repeat Bible verses everyday. Lily hated her hypocritical ways. Her father died years ago. Her brother left home and never returned. Lily had no way out.


The truth of Lily's nightmares are revealed as an insight into a horrible family history of abuse, adultery, and murder. Lily was the last victim.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Tragedy,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Lily Rose

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Selfless, Obedient, Adventurous, Complex, Skillful, Naive, Modest, Insecure, Honorable, Clumsy

Character 1

Name: Congressman Andrew Rose

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Outspoken, Aspiring, Decisive, Seductive, Blunt, Power-hungry, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Secretive, Sarcastic, Villainous, Aggressive, Charming, Confident, Educated

Character 2

Name: Mrs. Claire Rose

Age: 63

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Manipulative, Religious, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex, Narcissistic, Secretive, Villainous, Beautiful, Crazy

Character 3

Name: Several other minor characters

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Supplemental Materials

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