The Other Exile

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ACTION ADVENTURE BIOGRAPHICAL DRAMA EPIC POLITICAL RELIGIOUS WAR

17th Century or Earlier

AR Azzam

Logline

Three centuries before Napoleon, a Portuguese renegade exiled himself to the deserted island of St Helena for 30 years. Nobleman, catholic, conquistador, renegade, mystic, exile: The Other Exile tells the remarkable true life story of the many lives of Fernao Lopes

Genre

Action, Adventure, Biographical, Drama, Epic, Political, Religious, War

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Lisbon, Goa, the island of St Helena

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Icon Books UK

Year Published: 2017

Starting Description

In 1506 a nobleman from Lisbon set sail for India to seek his fortune. There he became a soldier of fortune, only to be captured, tortured and disfigured. Disgraced and broken, he was deported back to Portugal only to jump ship on the deserted island of St Helena where an astonishing story begins

Ending Description

For thirty years Fernao Lopes lived totally alone on the island of St Helena - a real life Robinson Crusoe - until in the year 1532 the King of Portugal summoned him back to Lisbon curious to hear his remarkable story of survival and redemption.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Quest

Main Character Details

Name: Fernao Lopes

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Honorable, Lone Wolf, Leader, Perseverance, Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Visionary, Desperate, Faithful, Heroic, Religious, Adventurous, Confident

Additional Character Details

Name: Afonso Albuquerque

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Religious, Strong Moral Code, Aggressive, Blunt, Confident, Decisive, Leader, Complex, Manipulative, Patriotic, Villainous

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Logline

Three centuries before Napoleon, a Portuguese renegade exiled himself to the deserted island of St Helena for 30 years. Nobleman, catholic, conquistador, renegade, mystic, exile: The Other Exile tells the remarkable true life story of the many lives of Fernao Lopes

Short Summary

In 1506 a nobleman from Lisbon set sail for India to seek his fortune. There he became a soldier of fortune, only to be captured, tortured and disfigured. Disgraced and broken, he was deported back to Portugal only to jump ship on the deserted island of St Helena where an astonishing story begins


For thirty years Fernao Lopes lived totally alone on the island of St Helena - a real life Robinson Crusoe - until in the year 1532 the King of Portugal summoned him back to Lisbon curious to hear his remarkable story of survival and redemption.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Quest,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Fernao Lopes

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Honorable, Lone Wolf, Leader, Perseverance, Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Visionary, Desperate, Faithful, Heroic, Religious, Adventurous, Confident

Character 1

Name: Afonso Albuquerque

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Religious, Strong Moral Code, Aggressive, Blunt, Confident, Decisive, Leader, Complex, Manipulative, Patriotic, Villainous

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