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Dynamic Characters

How to create personalities that keep readers captivated

By Nancy Kress

Format: Paperback

SKU# 10955

In this guide, award-winning author Nancy Kress explores the crucial relationship between characterization and plot, illustrating how vibrant, well-constructed characters act as the driving force behind an exceptional story.

In teaching you the fundamentals of creating characters that will keep your readers spellbound, Kress utilizes:

  • Dozens of excerpts from well-known fiction
  • Enlightening exercises to help you build strong characters starting from the outside-in
  • Beginning chapters that focus on the physical elements that comprise a character, providing techniques for using external qualities to reflect personality

Building skill upon skill, you blend these qualities with emotional and mental characterization, forming muti-dimensional characters that initiate exciting action, react to tense situations, and power the plot from beginning to end.

SKU 10955
Author/Speaker/Editor Nancy Kress
File/Trim Size 6 x 9
Format Paperback
ISBN 13 9781582973197
Number Of Pages 272

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