In Our Blood: A Jake Hawksworth Thriller

William J. Goyette williamjgoyette@gmail.com 787173965883

DETECTIVE MYSTERY SUSPENSE / THRILLER CRIME

Contemporary

William J. Goyette

Logline

Evil isn't always learned... sometimes it's IN OUR BLOOD. A grieving cop. A best-selling author. A horrific crime that has haunted them for decades. Now it's back...with a vengeance.

Genre

Detective, Mystery, Suspense / Thriller, Crime

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Boston

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Decades ago, Detective Jake Hawksworth and best-selling suspense author Drew McCauley were brought together by a horrific crime. They are reunited once again when Drew's latest work of fiction becomes a living nightmare.

Ending Description

A series of breakneck twists and shocking revelations culminates at an isolated, snow-ravaged house. It is here that long-buried secrets are unearthed and Jake realizes, to his horror, that the secret to solving a decades-old crime have been under his nose all along.

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Twist

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Main Character Details

Name: Jake Hawksworth

Age: 56

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Masculine, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Complex, Empathetic, Faithful, Funny, Honorable, Modest, Patriotic, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: Martin McCauley

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Crazy, Narcissistic, Skillful, Seductive, Villainous, Complex, Criminal, Masculine, Manipulative, Perseverance, Secretive, Aggressive, Badass, Lone Wolf

Additional Character Details

Name: Paige McCauley

Age: 42

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Naive, Selfless, Beautiful, Complex, Desperate, Educated, Faithful, Gracious

Additional Character Details

Name: Drew McCauley

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Secretive, Complex, Desperate, Educated, Insecure, Narcissistic

Logline

Evil isn't always learned... sometimes it's IN OUR BLOOD. A grieving cop. A best-selling author. A horrific crime that has haunted them for decades. Now it's back...with a vengeance.

Short Summary

Decades ago, Detective Jake Hawksworth and best-selling suspense author Drew McCauley were brought together by a horrific crime. They are reunited once again when Drew's latest work of fiction becomes a living nightmare.


A series of breakneck twists and shocking revelations culminates at an isolated, snow-ravaged house. It is here that long-buried secrets are unearthed and Jake realizes, to his horror, that the secret to solving a decades-old crime have been under his nose all along.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Characters

Main Character

Name: Jake Hawksworth

Age: 56

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Heroic, Masculine, Strong Moral Code, Engaging, Complex, Empathetic, Faithful, Funny, Honorable, Modest, Patriotic, Charming

Character 1

Name: Martin McCauley

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Unapologetic, Crazy, Narcissistic, Skillful, Seductive, Villainous, Complex, Criminal, Masculine, Manipulative, Perseverance, Secretive, Aggressive, Badass, Lone Wolf

Character 2

Name: Paige McCauley

Age: 42

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Naive, Selfless, Beautiful, Complex, Desperate, Educated, Faithful, Gracious

Character 3

Name: Drew McCauley

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Secretive, Complex, Desperate, Educated, Insecure, Narcissistic

Supplemental Materials

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