Blood Club

Book Cover

HORROR

2000s

Walt Schnabel

Logline

"Blood Club" A novel by Walt Schnabel A quaint New England town has a secret that hides behind the white clapboard houses and tall church steeple. The secret is as deep and dark as the lake that has attracted visitors for two centuries. Brian Barrett followed his wife Sarah and young son there to repair their shattered marriage and escape his romance with the bottle. One early spring morning, Barrett gazes through the rear window onto the school grounds that border his property. His attention is drawn to an aberrant ritual about to unfold on the play set. Barrett intervenes but soon realizes that this event is merely the opening volley of a battle he must wage with an ancient and unlikely evil that seeks to consume his family.

Genre

Horror

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

New Hampshire

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Surry Cottage Books, Keene,NH

Year Published: 2009

Starting Description

Blood Club is a modern day myth, or hero’s journey, that pits the protagonist, Brian Barrett, against an ancient and unlikely evil that has nested in a small New Hampshire town. Barrett, a reluctant warrior, realizes that he must wage a battle with this malevolent force to prevent it from consuming

Ending Description

Brian Barrett and his son Sam wage a final battle against the evil forces within the town who have gained possession of his pregnant wife Sarah and plan to use the newly delivered baby for nefarious purposes.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Brian Barrett

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Heroic, Masculine, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Sarah

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Aspiring, Beautiful, Outspoken, Heroic

Additional Character Details

Name: Devon

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Narcissistic, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: Sam

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Empathetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Beautiful

Logline

"Blood Club" A novel by Walt Schnabel A quaint New England town has a secret that hides behind the white clapboard houses and tall church steeple. The secret is as deep and dark as the lake that has attracted visitors for two centuries. Brian Barrett followed his wife Sarah and young son there to repair their shattered marriage and escape his romance with the bottle. One early spring morning, Barrett gazes through the rear window onto the school grounds that border his property. His attention is drawn to an aberrant ritual about to unfold on the play set. Barrett intervenes but soon realizes that this event is merely the opening volley of a battle he must wage with an ancient and unlikely evil that seeks to consume his family.

Short Summary

Blood Club is a modern day myth, or hero’s journey, that pits the protagonist, Brian Barrett, against an ancient and unlikely evil that has nested in a small New Hampshire town. Barrett, a reluctant warrior, realizes that he must wage a battle with this malevolent force to prevent it from consuming


Brian Barrett and his son Sam wage a final battle against the evil forces within the town who have gained possession of his pregnant wife Sarah and plan to use the newly delivered baby for nefarious purposes.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Brian Barrett

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Heroic, Masculine, Strong Moral Code

Character 1

Name: Sarah

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Aspiring, Beautiful, Outspoken, Heroic

Character 2

Name: Devon

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Narcissistic, Villainous

Character 3

Name: Sam

Age: 12

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Empathetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Beautiful

Supplemental Materials