While some love fish, many children and some adults are spooked by them, which makes it a good idea to find some entertaining and reassuring stories about them. Whether we really know anything about how they feel or think doesn’t matter when it comes to inventing characters for them, in fact that’s part of the fun. Anything goes!
A fish, like any other living creature (as well as any character than an author cares to create) can be a hero or heroine in a story. And they can have adventures. The limitation is that they have to stay in water, which means that the extent of their activity is a bit restricted. However, the difference between a pond, a river, a lake or the whole wide sea is huge – and each can provide an interesting setting and a range of enemies suitable for a fishy adventure.
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