2 edition of Something About the Author v. 217 found in the catalog.
|Statement||Lisa Kumar, project editor|
|Series||Something about the author online|
|LC Classifications||PN451 .S6|
|The Physical Object|
|Format||[electronic resource] /|
|Pagination||1 online resource (xi, 346 pages) :|
|Number of Pages||346|
|ISBN 10||1414463979, 1414464495, 1414453779|
|ISBN 10||9781414463971, 9781414464497, 9781414453774|
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Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress. Elements of a novel. STUDY. PLAY. exposition. introduces the characters, setting, and conflict of the story. antecedent action. a character who is well developed by the author and who many characteristics.
flat character. this character seems to possess only one or two personality traits - little or no background is revealed.Have you read other books by this author or illustrator? HOw are they similar or different?
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