The Wayward Astronomer

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The Future

Geoffrey Thomas

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The Wayward Astronomer follows the saga of Hal Adhil, an astronomer with a criminal past. When he goes in search of a fallen meteorite, he becomes unwillingly dragged into a dark conspiracy to take over the city. This places him face to face with elements of his forgotten past, where the lives of his loved ones and the entire city hinge upon his choices.


Adventure, Drama, Epic, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Suspense / Thriller, Action,

Short Summary

Hal is an astronomer that works with his partner Miri at an observatory in the Starfall Mountains. When a meteor crashes nearby, the quest to find it leads them into a violent confrontation with an unknown group, resulting in Hal being shot, Miri being kidnapped, and a dark mystery to be solved.


Anduruna (fictional city)

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: Hal Adhil

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Educated, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Insecure, Sarcastic, Selfless, Underdog, Adventurous, Desperate, Engaging, Funny, Perseverance, Modest

Additional Character Details

Name: Miri Rodgers

Age: 26

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Perseverance, Beautiful, Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Faithful, Gracious

Additional Character Details

Name: Marcus Adhil

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Confident, Criminal, Leader, Religious, Visionary, Aspiring, Complex, Decisive, Engaging, Narcissistic, Outspoken, Power-hungry, Aggressive, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Manipulative, Unapologetic, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: Vanir Ahlstrom

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Confident, Manipulative, Religious, Strong Moral Code, Badass, Seductive, Sexy, Unapologetic, Criminal, Decisive, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Villainous, Engaging, Aggressive, Beautiful, Secretive

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: 2017

Hard Copy Available



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