Love Bram Stoker's novel Dracula but wish Mina Harker had a bigger part?  Curious about the internal life of Becky Thatcher?   You're not alone; authors often feel that way too! From the NPR Weekend Edition story Don't Call It Fanfic: Writers Rework Their Favorite Stories: "When writers finish a book, they may think they've had the last word. But sometimes another writer will decide there's more to the story. The madwoman Bertha from Jane Eyre and the father in Little Women are just two examples of secondary characters who have been given a fuller life in a new work of fiction based on a classic... Read More »