Have you ever wondered who was the inspiration behind some of fiction's most famous literary characters? Wonder no more. I've compiled a list of seven characters and the seven people who inspired their creation. Gallery after the jump.
Abby Sheaffer is a Chicago based writer and editor. She is a graduate of Columbia College Chicago where she studied Fiction Writing. When Sheaffer is not hard at work on Chicago Literati, she is either editing client manuscripts, writing short stories, or devouring another book.
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