Saving a Life

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Vicki-Ann Bush

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Aging Walter has given up on life. Pushing away loved ones and friends, he finds it easier to be angry than to face the tragedy that is stealing his will to live.



Short Summary

Walter is an angry, frustrated man. Nearly eighty years old, he is widowed and lives with his son and daughter in-law. Their relationship is strained and sometimes, volatile. In the beginning of the story the reader is made aware of the absence of Walter's young grandson, Chase.


New York

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise


Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity,Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Walter

Age: 80

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Sarcastic, Strong Moral Code, Honorable, Blunt, Lone Wolf, Outspoken,Masculine,Outspoken

Additional Character Details

Name: Vivian

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Empathetic, Complex, Modest,Gracious,Selfless

Additional Character Details

Name: Lillian

Age: 90

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous, Beautiful, Charming, Confident, Complex, Empathetic, Educated, Gracious,Charming,Confident,Gracious,Educated

Additional Character Details

Name: Robert

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Decisive, Educated, Honorable, Selfless,Engaging,Honorable,Selfless,Outspoken

About The Author

Originally from New York, I currently reside in Nevada. Writing Young Adult paranormal, I find inspiration from events that have been in my life for as long as I can remember. Inheriting the sensitivity to the supernatural from my family, they continue to be an endless source of vision. Newly released on September 24, 2019 from The Parliament House, the YA Paranormal LGBTQ, Alex McKenna & The Geranium Deaths. A series of books that feature a seventeen year old, transgender boy with paranormal abilities. I have several titles that have received Reader's Favorite Five Star seal, as well as the 2017 & 2018 winner of, 50 Great Writers You Should Be Reading. Most recently my LBGTQ, Paranormal, Alex McKenna & The Geranium Deaths, received the Gold in the Readers Favorite Book Awards Contest. Newly released in October 2020, Alex McKenna & The Academy of Souls. Coming December 2021, Alex McKenna & A Winter’s Night.

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54,55+,18-34

Target Gender: Universal,Female Leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Facccia Brutta

Year Published: 03/26/2020

Hard Copy Available