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Want to bring characters to life on the page as vividly as fine actors do on the stage or screen? Getting Into Character [by Brandilyn Collins] will give you a whole new way of thinking about your writing. Drawing on the Method Acting theory that theater professionals have used for decades, this in-depth guide explains seven characterization techniques and adapts them for the novelist’s use. You’ll discover concepts that will lead you to understand and communicate the motivation and psychology of all your characters.