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Melony

Ridiculously Simple Synopses

Teen vampire smells his soul mate.
Castorboy

Re: Ridiculously Simple Synopses

Hamlet revenges and dies.
MikeAlx

One week, this guy decides to create everything. But the things start misbehaving, and continue to do so despite severe threats and punishments. He sends his son to sort them out, but they nail him to a tree.
Ann

Governess marries employer
Ann

New wife, haunted by the personality and elegance of her predecessor and bullied by the housekeeper, tries to get her husband's attention and uncovers an old crime.
TheRejectAmidHair

Four people don't say much, and don't do much either.
(The Golden Bowl)

Suddenly, nothing happened.
(Waiting for Godot)
mike js

Boy goes to school, learns to Spell.

(This is fun, Melony!)
Melony

I knew I wouldn't have to wait on you all!  

Nick finds out rich guy's not so great.
Melony

May I also point out how clever you all are.  Much admiration and kudos.
mike js

Fourth planet fails to conquer third.
MikeAlx

Struggling all night, just to catch a fish skeleton.
Green Jay

MikeAlx wrote:
Struggling all night, just to catch a fish skeleton.



Oh, now you've given it away, Mike!  Laughing
Green Jay

People in a town do stuff, some of which turns out all right and some of which doesn't.

(Wonder how many books this applies to?)
Melony

What were you thinking of, Green Jay? Smile  It probably could pertain to many novels!

I'm still laughing at "struggling all night just to catch a fish skeleton." LOL  Should we warn about spoilers! Smile
Ann

Miser becomes generous because of ghosts
Ann

Green Jay wrote:
People in a town do stuff, some of which turns out all right and some of which doesn't.

(Wonder how many books this applies to?)


My guess is Middlemarch but it could be many books, I agree!
spidernick

Green Jay wrote:
MikeAlx wrote:
Struggling all night, just to catch a fish skeleton.



Oh, now you've given it away, Mike!


Not to me - went right over my head!

Unlucky woman ends up jumping in front of a train.
mike js

42
priscilla-of-padua

Absconding wife returned after ten years out of court settlement battle overseas.
Melony

Ha!  Love that ancient synopsis!
priscilla-of-padua

priscilla-of-padua wrote:
Absconding wife returned after ten years out of court settlement battle overseas.


Sequal

Lurid tales of a demobbed warrior's tardy return home to needlewoman.
Ann

mike js wrote:
42
 Very Happy

That is my favourite so far though all of  these are wonderful
Sandraseahorse

Woman loathes wealthy snob at first but changes her mind after seeing how well endowed he is - in terms of property.


Desperate housewife - French style- has unhappy ending. (with no chance of a follow up)
priscilla-of-padua

Doomed teenage romance.


(I ought to stop there but my head now churns with this stuff.
Oh dear. P.)
MikeAlx

Turn that bloody machine off.
Green Jay

Ann wrote:
Green Jay wrote:
People in a town do stuff, some of which turns out all right and some of which doesn't.

(Wonder how many books this applies to?)


My guess is Middlemarch but it could be many books, I agree!



Bang on, Ann.
But which others could it be? Change town to street and you could have If Nobody Speaks of Remarkable Things
Green Jay

Gamekeeper exceeds job description.
Castorboy

Boys behaving badly on desert island

Man with rifle fooled by ducking Head
TheRejectAmidHair

Starts with nude couple in garden, ends with revelations.
Ann

A mixed company go to get rid of a ring
mike js

Man presents charming face, but the truth is an uglier picture in this wild fantasy.
MikeAlx

TheRejectAmidHair wrote:
Starts with nude couple in garden, ends with revelations.
Null points for originality, H!  Laughing
TheRejectAmidHair

MikeAlx wrote:
TheRejectAmidHair wrote:
Starts with nude couple in garden, ends with revelations.
Null points for originality, H!  Laughing


Sorry - I was meaning to post that in the thread on plagiarism.
Melony

Sleigh ride ends in death and disfugurement.
Green Jay

mike js wrote:
Man presents charming face, but the truth is an uglier picture in this wild fantasy.


Laughing
Green Jay

Castorboy wrote:
Boys behaving badly on desert island



Oh, so reality TV was his fault!!
Green Jay

Broad weds fraud.
Apple

good Vs evil - good wins
Chibiabos83

That could be any of several million books, Apple!
priscilla-of-padua

Assorted stuffed animals mess about in a wood
storrrm

Poor student ends up in prison.
joeturner

Melony wrote:
Sleigh ride ends in death and disfugurement.


I don't know the rules of the game.  Will initials do, not to spoil?  EF
joeturner

Melony wrote:
I knew I wouldn't have to wait on you all!  

Nick finds out rich guy's not so great.
  TGG?
joeturner

mike js wrote:
Man presents charming face, but the truth is an uglier picture in this wild fantasy.


most clever..."wild fantasy"

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