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Title: Caraval

Author: Stephanie Garber

Published: January 31st 2017 by Flatiron Books

Genre: YA, Fantasy

My Rating: 5/5 stars

“Whatever you’ve heard about Caraval, it doesn’t compare to the reality. It’s more than just a game or performance. It’s the closest you’ll ever find yourself magic in this world.”

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Steps to Make Your Minor Characters Exciting

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by John Briggs

I’ve known plenty of authors who spend hours creating character sheets for their main characters, worry about what their shoe size is, favorite color, and the name of their childhood pet. They rewrite them to seem more alive, but forget that their minor characters, even those who appear for several pages, have personalities, too.

Remember, your story may have minor characters, but no one believes they are a minor character in their own life. Everyone has a personality.

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