Is Life Like This?: A Guide to Writing Your First Novel in Six Months
John Dufresne's smart, practical, hard-nosed guide is for the person who has always wanted to write a novel but has been daunted by the sometimes chaotic, always challenging writing process. A patient teacher and an experienced writer, Dufresne focuses his expertise and good humor on helping aspiring novelists take their first tentative steps.
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A Modest Proposal
In the Beginning Were the Words
This Is No Memoir This Really Happened
Desperate People Desperate Measures
Four Gates into the City
Give Me a Place to Stand On
The Shape of Things to Come
Behind the Scenes
This and That
All the Lonely People
The Plot Thickens
What About What Its About?
Whats That Voice I Hear?
This Blessed Plot
A Work in Progress
What I Was Reading While I Was Writing
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