Remember When

Book Cover

COMEDY DRAMA ROMANCE YOUNG ADULT ROMANCE

1980s & '90s

T. Torrest

Logline

Come back to the 80s with this sweet and steamy love story between a Hollywood actor and his high school sweetheart.

Genre

Comedy, Drama, Romance, Young Adult,Romance

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Female Leaning

Setting

New Jersey

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Self-published

Year Published: 2012

Starting Description

1990 at a NJ Catholic high school, and Layla Warren has just been hit with the bag of bricks otherwise known as Trip Wilmington, the "new kid" in class. He's charming, funny, gorgeous... causing Layla's heart to do weird things inside her chest. Senior year is about to get very interesting.

Ending Description

On Layla’s last night in town before leaving for college, she and Trip spend an adorably romantic evening in a tent in the woods. They have sex for the first time that night, and share an excruciating goodbye the following morning. It is this moment where Trip finally professes his love for Layla, and sends her off to New York with a full yet broken heart.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

Yes

ISBN

1482012294

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Substance Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Coming of Age,Coming of Age

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Layla Warren

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Faithful, Romantic, Skillful, Empathetic, Funny, Naive, Selfless, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Honorable, Insecure, Sarcastic, Aspiring, Beautiful, Complex, Modest, Outspoken, Strong Moral Code,Empathetic,Insecure,Strong Moral Code,Sarcastic,Romantic,Funny

Additional Character Details

Name: Trip Wilmington

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Sexy, Engaging, Funny, Heartthrob, Perseverance, Sarcastic, Skillful, Adventurous, Blunt, Leader, Outspoken, Seductive, Confident, Honorable, Complex, Masculine, Romantic, Strong Moral Code, Beautiful, Charming,Adventurous,Charming,Complex,Confident,Engaging,Heartthrob,Honorable,Strong Moral Code,Sarcastic,Romantic,Funny,Skillful,Sexy,Masculine

Additional Character Details

Name: Lisa DeSanto

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: sidekick

Key Traits: Adventurous, Beautiful, Empathetic, Leader, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Funny, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Badass, Faithful, Manipulative, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Sexy,Badass,Aggressive,Confident,Engaging,Faithful,Leader,Sarcastic,Funny,Outspoken,Blunt

Additional Character Details

Name: Rymer

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Crazy, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Funny, Masculine, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Confident, Sarcastic, Uneducated, Blunt, Outspoken,Aggressive

Logline

Come back to the 80s with this sweet and steamy love story between a Hollywood actor and his high school sweetheart.

Short Summary

1990 at a NJ Catholic high school, and Layla Warren has just been hit with the bag of bricks otherwise known as Trip Wilmington, the "new kid" in class. He's charming, funny, gorgeous... causing Layla's heart to do weird things inside her chest. Senior year is about to get very interesting.


On Layla’s last night in town before leaving for college, she and Trip spend an adorably romantic evening in a tent in the woods. They have sex for the first time that night, and share an excruciating goodbye the following morning. It is this moment where Trip finally professes his love for Layla, and sends her off to New York with a full yet broken heart.

Development Pitch

About The Author

T. Torrest is a bestselling romance author from the U.S. She was a child of the eighties, but has since traded in her Rubik’s Cube for a laptop, and her Catholic school uniform for a comfy pair of yoga pants. She’s a movie aficionado, a pop culture junkie, and an enthusiast of talking about herself in the third person. Ms. Torrest is a lifelong Jersey Girl... she currently resides there with her husband and two boys.

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Characters

Main Character

Name: Layla Warren

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Charming, Faithful, Romantic, Skillful, Empathetic, Funny, Naive, Selfless, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Honorable, Insecure, Sarcastic, Aspiring, Beautiful, Complex, Modest, Outspoken, Strong Moral Code,Empathetic,Insecure,Strong Moral Code,Sarcastic,Romantic,Funny

Character 1

Name: Trip Wilmington

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Sexy, Engaging, Funny, Heartthrob, Perseverance, Sarcastic, Skillful, Adventurous, Blunt, Leader, Outspoken, Seductive, Confident, Honorable, Complex, Masculine, Romantic, Strong Moral Code, Beautiful, Charming,Adventurous,Charming,Complex,Confident,Engaging,Heartthrob,Honorable,Strong Moral Code,Sarcastic,Romantic,Funny,Skillful,Sexy,Masculine

Character 2

Name: Lisa DeSanto

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: sidekick

Key Traits: Adventurous, Beautiful, Empathetic, Leader, Blunt, Confident, Engaging, Funny, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Badass, Faithful, Manipulative, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Sexy,Badass,Aggressive,Confident,Engaging,Faithful,Leader,Sarcastic,Funny,Outspoken,Blunt

Character 3

Name: Rymer

Age: 17

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Crazy, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Funny, Masculine, Unapologetic, Aggressive, Confident, Sarcastic, Uneducated, Blunt, Outspoken,Aggressive

Supplemental Materials

Information not completed