Wastelander; Awakening

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APOCALYPTIC SCI-FI ACTION ADVENTURE

The Future

Bolivar Beato

Logline

Across a frozen New England tundra, a young girl and her father scavenge under the snow-capped wastelands for black-market goods in order to save her dying brother. But her own nanite wetware is failing, and soon, he’ll have to make a horrific choice...let her go insane and watch as she becomes a mindless killing machine... Or kill her before she does...

Genre

Apocalyptic, Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Frozen, post apocalyptic New England

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

Zari dives into the old flooded cities to scavenge for contraband to earn enough to fix her brother's wetware before her own fails. Her special network allows her to survive the freezing temps but also makes her much more savage and dangerous.

Ending Description

Zari "awakens" and begins to realize just how different from the rest of her kind she really is, and the struggle to maintain her humanity might have gotten that much harder.

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Philosophical Questions

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Zari Collado

Age: 12

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Aggressive, Blunt, Desperate, Honorable, Lone Wolf

Additional Character Details

Name: Kenton Collado

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Selfless, Complex, Desperate, Empathetic, Masculine

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Logline

Across a frozen New England tundra, a young girl and her father scavenge under the snow-capped wastelands for black-market goods in order to save her dying brother. But her own nanite wetware is failing, and soon, he’ll have to make a horrific choice...let her go insane and watch as she becomes a mindless killing machine... Or kill her before she does...

Short Summary

Zari dives into the old flooded cities to scavenge for contraband to earn enough to fix her brother's wetware before her own fails. Her special network allows her to survive the freezing temps but also makes her much more savage and dangerous.


Zari "awakens" and begins to realize just how different from the rest of her kind she really is, and the struggle to maintain her humanity might have gotten that much harder.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Zari Collado

Age: 12

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Aggressive, Blunt, Desperate, Honorable, Lone Wolf

Character 1

Name: Kenton Collado

Age: 36

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Selfless, Complex, Desperate, Empathetic, Masculine

Supplemental Materials

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