Where is the story set?
Hidden deep beneath the sea is the fantastical world of Moku-ola where humans work together with all underwater life to keep the oceans safe.
What should we know about your character?
Tessa was an average teenager who had lost her parents and struggled to find her place in the world, until being kidnapped and plunged into the undersea world of Moku-ola.
Crowned a queen, Tessa falls in love and embarks on a life or death battle with the ruler of sharks, Ka-Moho-Ali. In Makai King, her journey continues as she determines to discover a way to save her kingdom and protect all she holds dear.
Armed with the powerful gift of being able to speak to all creatures of the sea she inspires loyalty among her friends in the ocean. Her closest ally is Lizzy, an over-protective sea lion who serves as her ambassador. With friends loyal and true by her side, Tessa faces off with dark forces lurking in the ocean depths.
What is their main conflict? What messes up his/her life?
Life would be great for Tessa if her boyfriends’ brother wasn’t a crazed lunatic who controls the sharks of the ocean and is determined to steal her crown. As she defends those she loves, Tessa seeks to convince Moho to reunite with his family and accept their love and forgiveness. A task she may not survive.
What is the personal goal of your character?
Tessa believes forgiveness has the power to overcome any evil and heal human brokenness. She is driven to protect her beloved ocean while also reuniting the ruler of sharks with his family.
Is there a working title for this novel, can we read more about it?
Makai Queen and Makai King are currently available on Amazon and Barnes and Nobles.