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Creating Characters

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Age of character development You'll find timely advice and helpful instruction from best selling authors like Nancy Kress Elizabeth Sims Orson Scott Card Chuck Wendig Hallie Ephron Donald Maass and James Scott Bell They'll show you how toEffectively introduce your charactersBuild a believable protagonistDevelop strong anti heroes and compelling villainsJuggle multiple points of view without missin I was hoping for concrete help with the idea of creating characters Most of the book is very generalized in the way it attacks a character build There are a few lines here and there possibly one per chapter where I nodded and said that's useful It could use examples It didn't have enough my opinion only on giving characters a uniue voice I rated it 4 starts because it's not bad Just not great

FREE READ Creating Characters

Create characters that leap off the page and into readers' heartsPopulating your fiction with authentic vivid characters is a surefire way to captivate your readers from the first sentence to the last Whether you're writing a series novel short story or flash fiction Creating Characters is an invaluable guide to bringing your fictional cast to lifeThis book is a comprehensive reference to every st What I liked best about this writing craft book is the variety of approaches to character development This is not just one teacher’s view nor one way to build your characters We have over 20 authors’ advice Screenwriter and novelist Chuck Wendig gives you “25 Things You Should Know about Character” How the character is your vehicle through the plot finding the 3 beats for your character finding the darkness inside and Novelist Joseph Bates discusses how external motivation and internal motivation achieves the conflict for suspense James Scott Bell best selling suspense writer has got you covered on how to “Relate to Readers with a Lead Character” How do you build sympathy for your character? There are 4 ways How do you hook the reader on the first page? What are the rules for successful exposition? Bell has 3 you need to know and “do the iceberg” is one of them I really loved this–so clear What about character arc? Oh this one has 4 veteran authors showing you the path Joseph Bates James Scott Bell Jeff Gerke Jack Smith Everything from creating the character arc to the arc within plot to that critical moment of truth and how to rethink the characterization using the direct method and the indirect method Award winning author and novelist David Corbett will show you how to “Push Your Character to the Limits” His pages on the role of contradictions is five star Jungian psychology the Shadow and subtext If you're a writer in need of help with learning everything you can about developing characters this is a good one

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G a beatCraft authentic dialogue that propels the story forwardMotivate your characters with powerful objectives and a believable conflictShow dynamic character development over the course of a storyNo matter what your genre Creating Characters gives you the tools necessary to create realistic fascinating characters that your readers will root for and remember long after they've finished the story To bad I have to have such high standards in my rating But it's a book about writing by a writer and for writers I hoped to glean practical steps for how to create better characters The book focused on reiterating what I already know; that creating characters is important and why it's important

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