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The Resource Creating character arcs : the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development, K.M. Weiland

Creating character arcs : the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development, K.M. Weiland

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Creating character arcs : the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development
Title
Creating character arcs
Title remainder
the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development
Statement of responsibility
K.M. Weiland
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the techniques of effective character development in the processing of writing novels to take the author's stories from good to great, including how to determine which arc is right for your character, why you should never pit plot against character, and how to avoid the pitfalls of writing novels without character arcs
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DAD
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Weiland, K. M
Dewey number
808.3
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fiction
  • Fiction
  • Personality development
  • Creative writing
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Creating character arcs : the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development, K.M. Weiland
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 277)
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Can you structure characters? -- Part 1: The positive change arc. The lie your character believes -- The things your character wants and needs -- Your character's ghost -- The characteristics moment -- The normal world -- The first act -- The first plot point -- The first half of the second act -- The midpoint -- The second half of the second act -- The third plot point -- The third act -- The climax -- The resolution -- Part 2: The flat arc. The first act -- The second act -- The third act -- Part 3: The negative change arc. The first act -- The second act -- The third act -- Part 4: FAQs about character arcs. How can I figure out what my character's arc should be? -- Can a character's arc be a subplot? -- What is an impact character? And why does every story need one? -- Should all my minor characters have arcs? -- How can I use rewards and punishments to get my character to change? -- What if my story has no character arc? -- How do I write a character arc in a series?
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9781944936044
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn967230555
  • (OCoLC)967230555
Label
Creating character arcs : the masterful author's guide to uniting story structure, plot, and character development, K.M. Weiland
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 277)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Can you structure characters? -- Part 1: The positive change arc. The lie your character believes -- The things your character wants and needs -- Your character's ghost -- The characteristics moment -- The normal world -- The first act -- The first plot point -- The first half of the second act -- The midpoint -- The second half of the second act -- The third plot point -- The third act -- The climax -- The resolution -- Part 2: The flat arc. The first act -- The second act -- The third act -- Part 3: The negative change arc. The first act -- The second act -- The third act -- Part 4: FAQs about character arcs. How can I figure out what my character's arc should be? -- Can a character's arc be a subplot? -- What is an impact character? And why does every story need one? -- Should all my minor characters have arcs? -- How can I use rewards and punishments to get my character to change? -- What if my story has no character arc? -- How do I write a character arc in a series?
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9781944936044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn967230555
  • (OCoLC)967230555

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