The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression by Becca Puglisi, Angela Ackerman | | NOOK Book (eBook) | Barnes & Noble
The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression

The Emotion Thesaurus: A Writer's Guide to Character Expression

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by Becca Puglisi, Angela Ackerman
     
 
One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying a character's emotions to the reader in a unique, compelling way. This book�comes to the rescue by highlighting 75 emotions and listing the possible body language cues, thoughts, and visceral responses for each.

Using its easy-to-navigate list format, readers can draw inspiration from character cues

Overview

One of the biggest problem areas for writers is conveying a character's emotions to the reader in a unique, compelling way. This book�comes to the rescue by highlighting 75 emotions and listing the possible body language cues, thoughts, and visceral responses for each.

Using its easy-to-navigate list format, readers can draw inspiration from character cues that range in intensity to match any emotional moment. The Emotion Thesaurus also tackles common emotion-related writing problems and provides methods to overcome them.

This writing tool encourages writers to show, not tell emotion and is a creative brainstorming resource for any fiction project.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014404334
Publisher:
JADD Publishing
Publication date:
05/07/2012
Series:
The Bookshelf Muse Descriptive Thesaurus Collection , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
164
Sales rank:
65,887
File size:
198 KB

Meet the Author

Angela Ackerman is a member of the SCBWI and writes on the darker side of Middle Grade and Young Adult. She believes in the monster under the bed, eats French fries and ice cream together and is dedicated to paying it forward however she can. Angela lives in Calgary, Alberta, in the shadow of the Canadian Rockies with her husband, two children, dog, and zombie-like fish.

Becca Puglisi is a YA fantasy and historical fiction writer, magazine author, and member of the SCBWI. She resides in sunny south Florida, where she likes to watch movies, drink caffeinated beverages, and eat foods that aren't good for her. She lives with her husband and two children.

Together, Angela and Becca host The Bookshelf Muse, an award-winning online resource for writers that offers a number of different thesauri to aid authors in their descriptive writing efforts.

You can visit their blog at:

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