Toni captures my own thoughts on the matter perfectly. There are none of those things in Aiella, either (well, there’s an assassin, but she doesn’t actually kill anybody).
I was reading one of those “How to Write” books when I came across some interesting advice. “Read what’s currently selling.” So I got on Amazon to check out the best selling books and here’s what I’ve deduced. Fantasy readers want: Vampires, shape-shifters, assassins, time travel, forbidden magic, and dragons. Ok, my book has . […]