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1960s & '70s,1980s & '90s

Pin name Dottie Minton

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Brent was a young executive that lives and works in Manhattan. He was born and grew up in New You City. But aft College his mother died tragically, he was crashed and lost. But an unusual friend helps him find his way back. The key to the story is Brent does not know his heritage or family secrets..


Action,Adventure,Drama,Family,Fantasy,Mystery,Religious,Funny,Historical Fiction,Romance

Short Summary

In the Spring of 1988, Brent awakens to finds an unusual friend, who guides him to seek out the truth about his past and go forward with his life. Brent must travel back into history as it comes alive, between 1960 and 1980 where there were racial & pollution crisis,while unavailing family secrets.

Brent finds himself in an unfamiliar country in the heart of south India with a family he never met, and a mother he never truly knew. He must venture into danger around each corner and coffee plantations to reveal his love and destiny in the Mother Land of south India.


New York City, Manhattan, Staten Island. and travels to Florida, Texas, CA, India

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth,Tragedy

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Brent Kingston

Age: 25

Gender: Male

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aggressive,Charming,Confident,Engaging,Faithful,Gracious,Heartthrob,Heroic,Honorable,Leader,Outspoken,Skillful,Funny,Visionary,Romantic,Secretive,Seductive,Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Charley Brent's Friend.His Father Jonathan Kingston, Saint George was a priest.

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Adventurous,Charming,Engaging,Faithful,Flexible,Gracious,Educated,Honorable,Leader,Religious,Skillful,Funny,Romantic,Strong Moral Code,Confident

Additional Character Details

Name: Sarah his British mother and Aamisha Indian mother,

Age: 46

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Faithful,Gracious,Honorable,Modest,Secretive,Adventurous,Confident,Manipulative,Religious,Desperate

Additional Character Details

Name: Abhay own of Coffee Plantation

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: mentor

Key Traits: Aspiring,Adventurous,Confident,Engaging,Faithful,Leader,Skillful

Development Pitch

Secret Prince of Manhattan I am working on a screen play currently for the Novel. This is an amazing story about a young business executive, who suffered a major loss and tragedy in his life. He began to live in the past and stopped socializing, he could not pull himself out of the darkness. In the early spring of 1988, something unusual was happening and he began to awaken from his tragic emotional sleep.( Key The Prince did not know the truth about his heritage) This Book has such healing power, will allows the reader to associate with the prince as he awakens from his loss. In the lowest point of his life he makes and unusual friend who guides his him back to reality and open his eyes to appreciate others in his life. This book was created to draw the reader in and a journey of self-awareness. and allows the reader to associate with the prince and their own life experiences. Each chapter in the book is a whole new experience and challenge. It pulls you in and to help find the and keys his identity and true happiness. Brent will journey back as the history of New York City as it comes alive between the year 1960 into 1980 when America was trying to over racial and environment crisis, and how different nationalities came together to rebuild New York City. I began writing this amazing story, while recovering from a major auto accident. with bodily injuries & TBI. And waiting to go in the hospital for major reconstructive surgeries, I felt alone and abandoned.

About The Author

Dottie Minton: I believe Life is worth living, so I do not make a Buck List, I explore life and ever new day is an opportunity to explore and enjoy the day. My mother raised seven children on her own, as she was married to my father who became violent when he was drunk. After she divorce, my mother she struggled financially to raise her children. I started babysitting or yard work from age eleven, to help my mother. I learn it was important to have an education and be an independent thinker and learn by moving forward and not be afraid to fell and try again. I like to travel, the arts, cultural festive and nature. I had two sons and worked full time as a Barber Stylist while attending college part-time. After my sonโ€™s graduated school and left home, I finished college with a Marketing Degree. And had a career and worked several years in advertising for newspapers, magazine, and radio. I was also an insurance agent, bought and remodeled homes and a love color designer. After my auto accident I found the love of writing and near turn back. I am now learning to be a screen play writer and working on the second novel. I am a naturalist and love nature and the outdoor, travel and cultural events. Living in Florida and loving the tropical weather.

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34,35-54

Target Gender: Universal,Female Leaning,Male Leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: Outskirts Publishing

Year Published: 2020

Hard Copy Available