How two or three of our authors use family relationships to structure their stories.

Is there a significant different between the ways two or three of our authors handle women characters? How do these respective approaches to gender influence how the stories are told?
B. To what extent does setting (region, living conditions, economic status, or other determinants) influence how two or three of our authors write?
C. compare and contrast how two or three of our authors use family relationships to structure their stories.