The Dorm

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YOUNG ADULT FAMILY WOMEN'S CONTEMPORARY

Contemporary

Terri Friedlander

Logline

‘Every girl has that one guy she keeps going back to. And no one knows why. Not even her.’ The Dorm is a coming-of-age novel about seduction, manipulation and betrayal. Will her family's unconditional love be enough to save her?

Genre

Young Adult, Family,Women's Contemporary

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Long Island, New York

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Paradise Publishing House

Year Published: 2017

Starting Description

Blair Palmer is in love. Embarking on her first semester, settling into life at the dorm, she meets senior Logan Mills. He’s everything she could want; smart, charming, forceful... A perfect gentleman... or not?

Ending Description

After rejecting help from her family and friends, Blair finally comes to terms with Logan's violent attempts to control her. But only after he tries to end her life.

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

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

Plot - Premise

,teenage rebellion

Main Character Details

Name: Blair Palmer

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Romantic, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Complex, Empathetic, Insecure

Additional Character Details

Name: Logan Mills

Age: 24

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Criminal, Manipulative, Masculine, Narcissistic, Villainous, Aggressive

Additional Character Details

Name: Vera Palmer

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Complex, Leader, Blunt

Additional Character Details

Name: Gil McCabe

Age: 18

Gender: LGBT

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Honorable, Adventurous, Complex, Empathetic

Logline

‘Every girl has that one guy she keeps going back to. And no one knows why. Not even her.’ The Dorm is a coming-of-age novel about seduction, manipulation and betrayal. Will her family's unconditional love be enough to save her?

Short Summary

Blair Palmer is in love. Embarking on her first semester, settling into life at the dorm, she meets senior Logan Mills. He’s everything she could want; smart, charming, forceful... A perfect gentleman... or not?


After rejecting help from her family and friends, Blair finally comes to terms with Logan's violent attempts to control her. But only after he tries to end her life.

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About The Author

Core Theme

,teenage rebellion

Characters

Main Character

Name: Blair Palmer

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Romantic, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Complex, Empathetic, Insecure

Character 1

Name: Logan Mills

Age: 24

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Badass, Criminal, Manipulative, Masculine, Narcissistic, Villainous, Aggressive

Character 2

Name: Vera Palmer

Age: 50

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Complex, Leader, Blunt

Character 3

Name: Gil McCabe

Age: 18

Gender: LGBT

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Honorable, Adventurous, Complex, Empathetic

Supplemental Materials

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