Is Life Like This? (Paperback)

A Guide to Writing Your First Novel in Six Months

By John DuFresne

W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393338836, 314pp.

Publication Date: February 7, 2011

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Hardcover (2/1/2010)

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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.