By the Tyronza River

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DRAMA FAMILY HISTORICAL FICTION WAR ROMANCE

1940s & '50s

Joyce Belle Harvell

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By the Tyronza River is a historical fiction about a sharecropper, W.L. Howard, from Twist Arkansas. W.L. is a proud black man living among the tumultuous times of World War II and the Japanese internment camps. Hardworking and charming to the ladies, Essie stole W.L.'s heart. They struggle to raise their family, but never stop thinking about the secret they have kept for years. From Mississippi to Arkansas, to St. Louis, Missouri, and to New York and Italy, W.L. and his family's lives take different paths that could bring them closer or separate them forever.

Genre

Drama, Family, Historical Fiction, War, Romance,

Short Summary

By the Tyronza River is a historical fiction about a sharecropper, W.L. Howard, from Twist, Arkansas. W.L. Howard is a proud black man living among the tumultuous times of World War II and the Japanese internment camps. Hardworking and charming to the ladies, Essie stole W.L.’s heart. They struggle


The family comes to terms with the decisions they have made in their careers and relationships .

Setting

St. Louis, Missouri, Arkansas, New York, Mississippi and Italy

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Quest

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: W.L. Howard

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous, Charming, Faithful, Heroic, Honorable, Leader, Masculine

Additional Character Details

Name: Essie Howard

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Faithful, Beautiful

Additional Character Details

Name: Faye Howard

Age: 16

Gender: Female

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Beautiful, Engaging, Adventurous

Additional Character Details

Name: Mai Lee

Age: 15

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Blunt

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Book Baby

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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