Throughout the series, McCaffrey puts scientific backstory behind her world.
Megan has a hard time being vulnerable because she doesn't want to burden others with her harrowing backstory.
cypherauthor creates a backstory for Anne of Cleves that turns a historical cipher into a three-dimensional character.
The author uses pathos when she unfolds the tragic backstory of the relatable villain.
The story actually begins months before the plot of the movie does, filling in backstory and other such details that will delight fans and educate newbies.