Jack Dawkins-being the further adventures of the Artful Dodger'

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ACTION COMEDY FAMILY DRAMA ADVENTURE CRIME GOTHIC MELODRAMA YOUNG ADULT

19th Century

TERRY WARD

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Logline

The Artful Dodger is back and this time he might turn out to be the hero as, together with beautiful Lysette Godden, the first human being he has ever loved, he embarks on a perilous quest to discover his roots.

Genre

Action, Comedy, Family, Drama, Adventure, Crime, Gothic, Melodrama, Young Adult,

Short Summary

After Oliver Twist intervenes to save him from being transported to a penal colony, the Artful Dodger, Jack Dawkins embarks on what proves to be a perilous quest to discover his roots; while doing so, he discovers his own true self.


After Jack 'picks a pocket' to remind him of the life he used to lead, he sets out for a new life in America, together with his long- lost parents and with Lysette, the girl he thought he had lost forever

Setting

Edwardian London, Romney Marsh and France

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist, Coming of Age, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

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Main Character Details

Name: Jack Dawkins

Age: 15

Gender: Male

Role: Skeptic

Key Traits: Complex, Engaging, Faithful, Adventurous, Aspiring, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: Lysette Godden, a free-thinking, feisty girl

Age: 15

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Confident, Adventurous, Aspiring, Beautiful, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: Oliver Twist, the adopted son of John Brownloow

Age: 11

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous

Additional Character Details

Name: Major Dawkins, Jack's secret agent father

Age: 38

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous, Engaging, Educated, Decisive

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 13-17

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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