Greyfriars Reformatory delivers on suspense and a classic asylum setting that brings to mind novels like One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.” — Chicago Review of Books
Nineteen year-old Emily’s acute dissociative disorder causes her to be institutionalised – again – at Greyfriars Reformatory For Girls. Caught in the crossfire between brutal Principal Quick and cruel bully Saffron Chassay, Emily befriends fellow outcast Victoria. When the terrifying apparition of the mysterious ‘Grey Girl’ begins scaring the inmates to death, Emily’s disorder may be the one thing that can save her.
The Lamplighters – Bram Stoker Award Finalist. Book Pipeline Finalist.
Logline: “Midsommar meets Lost”
Escaping her past, Marla Neuborn has found the best post-grad job in the world – as a ‘Lamplighter’ working on Meditrine Island, an exclusive idyllic paradise owned and operated by a consortium of billionaires. But the island harbours a terrible secret, guarded by an evangelically brutal killer known as ‘The Skin Mechanic’ who will stop at nothing to worship his gods of youth and virility.
The Jack in the Green (folk horror/thriller)
Logline: “The Wicker Man meets “Local Hero”. When corporate risk assessor Tom is sent to the remote Scottish village of Douglass to negotiate a land grab for his employer it seems like a golden opportunity for him to start over. But Tom can’t help feeling he’s been to Douglass before, and as terrible dreams from his childhood spill over into his waking life he will discover the hideous truth behind the villagers’ strange pagan ritual of The Jack in the Green.
The Skintaker (1920s period horror adventure). Prequel to Bram Stoker Award nominated The Lamplighters.
Logline: Making a pilgrimage to the Amazon rainforest, experiences a new world beyond her wildest dreams among the mysterious Myahueneca tribe. Trapped between murderous hunters and raging forest fires, Rosie will be thrust into a fight for survival, a struggle that awakens an ancient evil stirring in the shadows…the demonic deity known as The Skintaker.
The Daniel Gates Adventures: 4 critically acclaimed occult horror novellas ripe for TV adaptation. Read more about them here.
For film/TV rights to The Lamplighters, The Jack in the Green, The Skintaker, The Daniel Gates Adventures, please contact agent Betty Anne Crawford, Books Crossing Borders, 110 West 40th St., Suite 2305, New York, NY 10018, USA. Phone (212) 840-0400
Hearthstone Cottage (folk horror/thriller)
Logline: Mike and his friends journey to remote Hearthstone Cottage to celebrate their graduation but hit and kill a stag on the road. As Mike’s nightmares escalate and the dark secrets of his past conspire to destroy the bonds of friendship, he must uncover the terrifying truth dwelling within the walls of Hearthstone Cottage.
For film/TV rights to Hearthstone Cottage, please contact Flame Tree Publishing.
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Knock Three Times (supernatural drama) Logline: