Writing great fiction heroes and heroines.
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The Complete Writers Guide to Heroes and Heroines takes the mystery out of creating compelling and memorable characters. Every writer should own a copy.
An invaluable resource for writers working in any genre....
The authors have developed a clear and usable system for creating memorable characters.
Finally! Fiction Archetypes made easy. . . . Stuffed with examples and cleverly organized, [this book] earned a spot on my crowded bookshelf.
Meet the Author
Tami Cowden is an award winning author of romance and mystery. In addition to her novel, Cruising for Love, and her contributions to assorted short story anthologies, Tami is the author of Fallen Heroes: Sixteen Villain Archetypes.
Double finalist and winner of the Golden Heart, one of Romance Writers of America's highest awards, Caro LaFever writes timeless romantic tales as well as nonfiction advice for writers.
Artist and writer Sue Viders has co-authored numerous books for artists, including 10 Steps for Creating Memorable Characters, and Art Office: 80+ Business Forms, Charts, Sample Letters, Legal Documents & Business Plans for Fine Artists.
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If you write, you should read this book. It's that simple! If I had had this book available when I was starting to write, my life could have taken an entirely different direction. If you aspire to write, read this book now. If you already write fiction, this book will make it easier. Trust me on this one: you will love this guide!
A must have recipe book that includes all the ingredients necessary for a writer to create compelling characters readers will sympathize with and cheer for.
A quick and easy way to layer characterization, especially for secondary characters that tend to be stereotypical.
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