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More Than Just a Cute Cover Image: Romance GenreCon, Writer Conference

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For adults

 

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Romance Genrecon 2022
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: It’s no secret that readers are drawn to books with dogs on the covers. However, dogs (and other animals) on covers create expectations for three-dimensional characters prominently featured in stories. Making our four-legged friends a dynamic part of the story—not just popping in and out of scenes when convenient—is a craft that takes practice but can deepen reader connection. Debbie Burns, best-selling author of the Rescue Me series featuring happily-ever-afters for the stories' two- and four-legged stars, will share insight and processes to help you create loveable and memorable four-legged friends who are “major” minor characters your readers will root for.

 

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