Creating Complex Characters: The 5-Day Fiction Fix

Creating Complex Characters: The 5-Day Fiction Fix

by Jen Blood

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A simple, five-day process for writing complex characters readers will love -- or love to hate. Through case studies, insightful lessons, and writing exercises divided into five easy-to-follow daily plans, veteran editor and bestselling author Jen Blood shares her secrets for creating characters readers can't get enough of.

You'll get clear, concrete advice, with examples, on:

Day 1: Finding Your Character's Motivation
Day 2: Getting to Know Your Characters
Day 3: Dialogue and Characterization
Day 4: Artful Exposition
Day 5: Character Arc and Evolution

Plus, a bonus technical clinic on writing dialogue!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158495373
Publisher: Adian Press
Publication date: 06/29/2016
Series: The 5-Day Fiction Fix , #1
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 876,356
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jen Blood is author of the bestselling Erin Solomon mysteries, and owner of Adian Editing, providing expert editing of plot-driven fiction for independent and traditionally published authors around the world. Jen holds an MFA in Creative Writing/Popular Fiction, and her blog posts on writing and editing have appeared on award-winning websites including The Creative Penn, Crime Fiction Collective, and Janice Hardy’s Fiction University. She is a regular blogger with Maine Crime Writers, serves on the board of directors for Sisters in Crime New England, and leads seminars on self-publishing and marketing for authors at writing conferences throughout New England.

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