D.R. Pollock d.r.pollock1944@gmail.com


18th Century

D.R. Pollock

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In this historical novel, a lad from New England is unwittingly thrust into the army of Kamehameha and the wars to unite the Hawaiian Islands during the late eighteenth century.


Historical Fiction

Short Summary

While growing up on a farm in New England, Zachary Bower does not have much time to Play. But when he is not doing chores and learning to read and write, he happily reenacts the glory of his brother’s stories fighting the British during the War of Independence. After his mother tragically dies in 17


Rural Connecticut, New London, CT, Cape Horn, Spanish California, Hawaii

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Voyage and Return

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Philosophical Questions, Coming of Age

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence, Language/Profanity, Nudity

Main Character Details

Name: Zachary Bower

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Masculine, Heroic, Desperate, Romantic, Religious, Naive, Faithful, Adventurous, Perseverance

Additional Character Details

Name: Kaleo

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous, Aggressive, Clumsy, Faithful, Heroic, Leader, Badass, Masculine, Obedient, Skillful

Additional Character Details

Name: Captain Israel Redden

Age: 45

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Decisive, Honorable, Leader, Masculine, Skillful, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Pua Lani

Age: 17

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Beautiful, Charming, Confident, Heartthrob, Obedient, Romantic, Sexy

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available



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