Posted on 05/05/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
Zara Altair makes a keen observation about the mystery novel: While the detective/sleuth is generally the hero, the victim might be the most powerful character.
After all, the victim’s suffering drives the entire story!
Make sure that your victim is fully up to that task by using Altair’s list of what the reader needs to know about him or her.
Categories: Behind the scenes