John's Pond

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DRAMA HISTORICAL FICTION ROMANCE ACTION ADVENTURE

1960s & '70s

Donna Lynch

Logline

John's Pond is a story of a young Wampanoag man and white girl from opposite sides of town who seek acceptance in their hostile village.

Genre

Drama, Historical Fiction, Romance, Action, Adventure

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Mashpee, Massachusetts (Cape Cod)

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2015

Starting Description

Tobin, a Wampanoag man is shot by a local cop in his town. Six months earlier, in Boston Federal Court Tobin is captivated by a beautiful white girl seated across the room. Their relationship develops amid controversy and prejudice on both sides.

Ending Description

In the end, th two young people remain in love and they are together for the last time before both heading off to college.

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Hard Copy Available

No

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Twist, Happy Ending

Plot - Premise

,Loving amid hatred & Prejudice

Main Character Details

Name: Tobin Horvarth

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Educated, Aggressive, Aspiring, Honorable, Leader, Confident, Adventurous, Heroic, Engaging, Faithful, Obedient

Additional Character Details

Name: Laurie Matthews

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Adventurous, Confident, Faithful, Empathetic, Educated

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Logline

John's Pond is a story of a young Wampanoag man and white girl from opposite sides of town who seek acceptance in their hostile village.

Short Summary

Tobin, a Wampanoag man is shot by a local cop in his town. Six months earlier, in Boston Federal Court Tobin is captivated by a beautiful white girl seated across the room. Their relationship develops amid controversy and prejudice on both sides.


In the end, th two young people remain in love and they are together for the last time before both heading off to college.

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About The Author

Core Theme

,Loving amid hatred & Prejudice

Characters

Main Character

Name: Tobin Horvarth

Age: 20

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Educated, Aggressive, Aspiring, Honorable, Leader, Confident, Adventurous, Heroic, Engaging, Faithful, Obedient

Character 1

Name: Laurie Matthews

Age: 18

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aspiring, Adventurous, Confident, Faithful, Empathetic, Educated

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