Category Archives: Books and Manuscripts
Logline: Kept under wraps, but described as “The Goonies” meets “Lost” set in the bermuda triangle.
Logline: The dramatic story of fugitive slaves and the anti-slavery activists who defied the law to help them reach freedom.
Logline: A young boy records his experience of sailing from Minnesota to Holland in a notebook, detailing the magical and exciting adventures he and his new friends embark upon.
Follows the story of bullied outcast teen Elise, a music lover who contemplates suicide until finding a kind of redemption in a secret nightclub filled with like-minded denizens.
Logline: For generations, Finn’s family has protected Darkmouth from the fierce magical creatures known as Legends. Now the Legends are plotting a major attack, and it’s Finn’s turn to defend his hometown. So it’s too bad he’s the worst Legend Hunter in history.
Logline: After an accident kills the senior officer of the ship, a terrified young midshipman is called upon to save the three hundred colonists and crew aboard a damaged ship that is in danger of being overrun by mutiny and an alien invasion.
Logline: The socially awkward teenage daughter of a famous robot designer in 2056 designs a “robotic humanoid companion” and attempts to pass him off as her human boyfriend, on the eve of a robot rebellion following a presidential assassination.
Logline: Pitched as “Frozen” meets “Avatar,” as the Twenty Year Truce of a centuries long war is about to end, the balance of power – and magic – on a continent ruled by three empires falls on the shoulders of two young women.
Logline: Centers on a physics professor who is forced into an alternate reality where he suddenly realizes that the world he’s come to know is completely wrong.
Logline: Jeff Trask, a former JAG prosecutor, forms a task force of FBI agents and police detectives to tackle the deadliest threats in Washington, D.C.
Logline: Kept under wraps but centers on a pair of unlikely heroes caught up in the underground world of blood magic.
Fox has a preemptive first look at “Timeless,” out from CAA and Energy Entertainment.
Logline: Pitched as “The Bourne Identity” meets “Mission Impossible,” centers on a former Israeli assassin who is pulled back into the fray after his wife is kidnapped, forcing him to assassinate one of the most closely guarded men on Earth.
CAA and Energy Entertainment are auctioning the film rights of former Pixar artist Armand Baltazar’s three-book series “Timeless,” with Fox getting a first look.
Logline: A boy and his friends team up to rescue his father from a Roman general after a “time collision” eliminates the barriers between past, present, and future. Described as in the vein of “Avatar” and “Harry Potter,” with franchise elements.
Logline: A conscientious student athlete is inspired by a book to get in touch with her wild side.
Logline: Chronicles the unusual life of Buster “Rant” Casey as he goes from his small town to the big city and becomes the leader of a demolition derby called Party Crashing.
Logline: Based on the life of Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, an avant garde woman who lived life on her own terms and broke every bond of female propriety to do it.
Logline: Centers on Mack Bolan, an elite anti-terrorist operative who can crack even the toughest of cases.
Logline: Centers on a mother and daughter living on the edge of poverty who have nothing but each other. They escape to the east for a better life, finding kindness and friendship along the way.
Logline: The BSC ladies, now in their late 20s, return to Stoneybrook for Mary Anne’s wedding to Logan Bruno, where they reminisce about the past, gossip about their current lives, and reveal dark secrets that were never supposed to come to light.
Logline: Surrounded by music, fashion and food during London’s cultural evolution in the 1980s, London chef Marco Pierre White was a pioneer of the celebrity chef movement, winning three Michelin stars and giving them all back.
Logline: Tells the complete “behind the scenes” story of the creation and production of the original 1960’s “Star Trek,” a series that changed the sci-fi TV landscape forever.
Logline: A popular girl secretly dating a misfit loner is forced to choose between him and the most popular guy in school–but her choice is complicated by a sudden tragedy.
Logline: A teenage singer-songwriter is devastated by the death of her mother and starts working at a hipster coffeehouse with her best friend Tiffany. She meets an enigmatic rocker who inspires her to let down her guard and allow herself to heal and live again.
Logline: Centers on Lynn, whose survival in the dystopian world means protecting her freshwater pond against drought, snowless winters, coyotes, and, most importantly, people. Having a pond requires the fortitude to protect it, but wisps of smoke on the horizon mean one thing: strangers are coming.
Logline: Story of a respected doctor whose life is changed when she’s caught stealing from her hospital and is forced to enter group therapy. After she adopts a stray dog she begins to realize that a chaotic, unplanned life might be what she was looking for all along.
Logline: Amazons, ï¬erce warrior women dwelling on the fringes of the known world, were the mythic archenemies of the ancient Greeks. In historical times, Cyrus of Persia, Alexander the Great, and the Roman general Pompey tangled with Amazons. But just who were these bold barbarians on horseback who gloried in ï¬ghting, hunting, and sexual freedom? In this deeply researched book National Book Award ï¬nalist Adrienne Mayor presents the ï¬rst comprehensive account of warrior women in myth and history across the ancient world, from the Mediterranean Sea to the Great Wall of China sifting fact from ï¬ction to show how ï¬‚esh-and-blood women of the Eurasian steppes were mythologized as Amazons.
Logline: Centers on Luther Arkwright, a man with the abilities to travel between parallel realities, and humanities only hope at stopping a galaxy-destroying doomsday device.