This book is a must-have for the professional or beginning author. Other books tell you to flesh out your characters. This one gives you dozens of options and shows you the way to draw character arcs. The other books tell you how to build characters. This one shows and explains how to do it. Trust me, if you've felt lost with characterization, this will be your guiding light to writing characters you can be proud and confident of your writing. I wish you success!