The Positive Trait Thesaurus

A Writer's Guide to Character Attributes

Author: Angela Ackerman,Becca Puglisi

Publisher: Jadd Publishing

ISBN: 9780989772518

Category: Creative writing

Page: 252

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"Inside The Positive Trait Thesaurus, you'll find a large selection of attributes to choose from when building a personality profile, real character examples from literature, film, or television to show how an attribute drives actions and decisions, influences goals, and steers relationships, advice on using positive traits to immediately hook readers while avoiding common personality pitfalls, insight on human needs and morality, and how each determines the strengths that emerge in heroes and villains alike, information on the key role positive attributes play within the character arc, and how they're vital to overcoming fatal flaws and achieving success, and downloadable tools for organizing a character's attributes and providing a deeper understanding of his past, his needs, and his emotional wounds."--

Blake's Writer's Guide for Primary Students

Author: Merryn Whitfield

Publisher: Pascal Press

ISBN: 1921367520

Category: Authorship

Page: 120

View: 7053

This book "is a comprehensive reference book for everyone who wants to communicate effectively through writing. This guide is split into two parts. Part 1: The Writing Process provides step-by-step instructions on the five stages of the writing process: prewriting, drafting, revising, editing and proofreading, publishing The traits of good writing and the tools of an author are also examined in detail. Part 1: Text Types explains what text types and genres are and features several samples of imaginative, informative and argumentative texts. Each text sample is shown with annotations that highlight its specific language and structure features." - product description.

The Writer

Author: William Henry Hills,Robert Luce

Publisher: N.A


Category: Authorship

Page: N.A

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Romance Today

An A-to-Z Guide to Contemporary American Romance Writers

Author: John Charles,Shelley Mosley,Joanne Hamilton-Selway,Sandra Van Winkle

Publisher: Greenwood Press

ISBN: 9780313328411

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 406

View: 7815

Alphabetically arranged entries discuss the lives and works of more than 100 contemporary American romance writers and list their fiction and nonfiction.

Prentice Hall literature

American experience

Author: Kate Kinsella,Pearson Education, Inc,Prentice-Hall, inc

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780131317598

Category: Literature

Page: 1379

View: 1750


School Library Journal


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Children's libraries

Page: N.A

View: 3794


The Christian Union

Author: Henry Ward Beecher

Publisher: N.A


Category: Christianity

Page: N.A

View: 551


New Outlook

Author: Alfred Emanuel Smith,Francis Walton

Publisher: N.A



Page: N.A

View: 6244


The Warren Companion

The Definitive Compendium to the Great Comics of Warren Publishing

Author: David A. Roach,Jon B. Cooke

Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing

ISBN: 9781893905085

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 271

View: 9026

The Warren Companion is the ultimate compendium to the great comics of Warren Publishing, examining all the titles including Creepy, Eerie, Vampirella, Blazing Combat, Help!, The Spirit, and many more! Including the most cross-indexed artist and writer listing, this tome also features a new painted cover by Alex Horley, reams of unpublished art, archival photos, examinations of Warren's competition, plus exhaustive details on Warren merchandise, conventions, top strips, most prolific contributors, foreign publications, and many other fascinating oddities! Also featuring new articles on Richard Corben, Frank Frazetta, Steve Ditko and others, and interviews with Bernie Wrightson, Jim Warren, Will Eisner, Neal Adams, Gene Colan and many more.