History and History Makers: of People and Places

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History and History Makers: of People and Places. Chapter 8. Brenda Husak July 2011. Must Haves for a Good Historical Novel. A setting thats integral to the story Place and people have to be authentic to the time in history The author has to know the history period well - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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<ul><li><p>History and History Makers:of People and PlacesChapter 8</p></li><li><p>Must Haves for a Good Historical NovelA setting thats integral to the story</p><p>Place and people have to be authentic to the time in history</p><p>The author has to know the history period well</p><p>Readers have to be able to identify with believable characters</p><p>The story should evoke the similar emotions in character and reader</p><p>References to well-known events, people or other clues should help the reader visualize the historic framework</p><p>Readers fill like the know the time or place better</p></li><li><p>Historical Fictioncan teach a lesson.Authors can writeabout issuesor concernsthat havecome upin the news.Clipart provided by iclipart</p></li><li><p>www.walterdeanmyers.netFallen Angels, has made the ALA's list of frequently challenged books, due to adult language and its realistic depiction of the Vietnam War.</p></li><li><p>SHAKESPEARE!REALLY!!!!</p></li><li><p>www.readcarolyn.com/works.htmCarolyn Meyer</p></li><li><p>American WestPictures provided by iClipart</p></li><li><p>Photo provided by AP images</p></li><li><p>World War IIWorldWar IVietnam WarPhotos provided by AP images</p></li></ul>