We have had episodes about protagonists, the characters who want something that drives the plot forward, and antagonists who get in their way.
But stories do not live on protagonists alone.
Side characters, or supporting characters, play a vital role in your novel. But how do you craft characters that are believable and compelling? How will your secondary characters move your story forward?
We have a guest on the show today who is going to help us answer these questions.
A Christy-Award winner, she writes for readers who expect the unexpected in novels. She is the best-selling author of more than 150 books in multiple genres, including the well-known children’s picture book A Tale of Three Trees. Her books have sold over 5 million copies worldwide.
Angela Hunt, welcome to the Christian Publishing Show.
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You can listen to this episode How to Create Compelling Secondary Characters for Your Novel with Angela Hunt on Christian Publishing Show.