Posted on 10/13/2020 at 02:48 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek
World building isn’t just something for fantasy and sci-fi authors to study.
It’s equally important for writers of historical fiction — and, according to Rebecca D’Harlingue, it’s more challenging for them, too, because they must respect the limits of reality.
D’Harlingue shares the ten world-building techniques she used in her own historical fiction novel to help readers both believe in the past world that she has described and enter it eagerly.
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