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Live Action Character Development
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Live Action Character Development is a new style of character development that drives the conflict, action, and plot. It is not a stand-alone character development process that is isolated from the plot development. This new method discards the old "Frankenstein" checklists that are basically character trivia and not character development. Add this new process to your writing toolbox!
Growing Great Characters From the Ground Up: A Thorough Primer for the Writers of Fiction and Nonfiction
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Growing Great Characters From the Ground Up: A Thorough Primer for the Writers of Fiction and Nonfiction is the perfect book for writers seeking a step-by-step process for developing both fiction and nonfiction characters, whether for novels, screenplays, memoirs or other projects. Each chapter ends with exercises, which if followed, are designed to help readers grow their own characters.
Preparing to Write Settings That Feel Like Characters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(5.00)
This reference guide is a tool to help you organize your thoughts and ideas to obtain the goal of making a setting that feels like a character.
Name Your Medieval Character: Medieval Christian Names (12th-13th Centuries)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Medieval author Joyce DiPastena is always on the lookout for authentic medieval names for her characters. This book is a compilation of her 30-plus years of research into medieval Christian names. Here you will find over 800 female names and over 1500 male names. This book will prove a treasure trove for historical fiction writers, fantasy writers, gamers, or anyone who just enjoys names!
Writing Characters Who'll Keep Readers Captivated: Nail Your Novel
Price: $6.93 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
How do you create characters with depth? How do you write the opposite sex? What makes teenagers sound authentic? Inhabitants of a dystopia? How do you write plausible antagonists and chilling villains? How do you inhabit a character who isn't like you? Whether you write literary or genre fiction, this book shows you how to create people who keep readers hooked and make you want to tell stories
Characters Welcome: Old Testament Edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / Old Testament, Screenplays » Short
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What does a bed warmer, a beauty contest, and a game show called "Outta Time" have to do with the Bible? In Characters Welcome: Old Testament Edition, everything! Characters Welcome is a collection of 10 mini plays that can be used for Summer sermons, Bible studies, or just plain fun. Each script includes a prop list and questions to consider, so imagining your way to a production is easy.
A Screenwriters Guide to Watching Movies
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Are you writing a screenplay? Did someone tell you "go watch movies and learn from what they did"? Do you have the foggiest idea how to do that? Right. Then this book is for YOU!
Kane And The Elven Realms
Series: Seraphine Abrams' Kane And The Elven Realms, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00)
Kane comes to meet his adoptive father's family in a birthday celebration only to find himself forever changed by the characters he meets. Furies, fearless warriors, a Lady Goddess, Nymphs and Angels bring Kane face to face with an ancient evil that threatens to tear his world apart. Family secrets, dark alliances, and betrayals begin to unravel the immortal tapestry of the Elven Realms.
The Character Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Formerly "What Car Would Hamlet Drive" "The first big thing that hit me ... is a specific talent that Joan has as a writer that I've rarely seen... Throughout the book we're presented with several characters who have contracted the anthrax virus through one means or another. In a matter of a few short paragraphs, Joan was able to make me care about those characters. - Literary Litter Review
"Pine" and 7 Other Short Romances
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Romance » General
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Enjoy this free sampler of 8 short-short romance stories by J. Timothy King.