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The art of memoir


Karr, Mary.
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2015] 2015

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The art of memoir


Karr, Mary, author, narrator.
[New York, New York] : Harper Audio, [2015] 2015

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The art of time in memoir : then, again


Birkerts, Sven.
Saint Paul, Minn. : Graywolf Press, [2008] 2008

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 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  808.0669 BIRKERTS    AVAILABLE
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Autobiography : the self made text


Goodwin, James, 1945-
New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1993] 1993

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 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  CT25 .G6 1993    AVAILABLE
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Bluebeard the autobiography of Rabo Karabekian (1916-1988)


Vonnegut, Kurt, author.
Grand Haven, MI : Brilliance Audio, [2015] 2015

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The Brooklyn follies


Auster, Paul, 1947-
[New York, N.Y.] : Harper Audio, [2006] 2006

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Crafting the personal essay : a guide for writing and publishing creative nonfiction


Moore, Dinty W., 1955-
Cincinnati, Ohio : Writer's Digest Books, [2010] 2010

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  808.042 MOO    AVAILABLE
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Elderwriters, celebrate your life : a guide for creating your own personal legacy document


Barocas, Sue.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [2013] 2013

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The faraway nearby


Solnit, Rebecca.
New York, New York : Viking, [2013] 2013

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Fearless confessions : a writer's guide to memoir


Silverman, Sue William.
Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 2009. 2009

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Finding your voice, telling your stories : 167 ways to tell your life stories


LaChapelle, Carol.
Oak Park, IL : Marion Street Press, [2008] 2008

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From memories to manuscript : the five step method of writing your life story


Neubauer, Joan R.
Salt Lake City, UT : Ancestry, [1994] 1994

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Handling the truth : on the writing of memoir


Kephart, Beth.
New York : Gotham Books, [2013] 2013

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Having the last say : capturing your legacy in one small story


Gelb, Alan.
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, [2015] 2015

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  808.0669 GEL    AVAILABLE
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How to do biography : a primer


Hamilton, Nigel.
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 2008. 2008

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How to write a memoir in 30 days : step-by-step instructions for creating and publishing your person


Temes, Roberta.
White Plains, NY : The Reader's Digest Association, Inc., [2013] 2013

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How to write your life story


Gawthorpe, Ann.
Blacklick, Ohio : McGraw-Hill, [2009] 2009

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How to write your life story : the complete guide to creating a personal memoir


Ulrich, Karen, 1968-
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, [2006] 2006

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How to write your own life story : the classic guide for the nonprofessional writer


Daniel, Lois.
Chicago : Chicago Review Press, [1997] 1997

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 Morris Area PL Adult Non Fiction - MRBB-3  808.066 DAN    AVAILABLE
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How to write your personal & family history : a resource manual


Banks, Keith E., 1957-
Bowie, Md. : Heritage Books, 1989. 1989

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How to write your personal or family history : (if you don't do it, who will?)


Wiebe, Katie Funk, author.
New York, NY : Good Books, [2017] 2017

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Legacy : a step-by-step guide to writing personal history


Spence, Linda.
Athens, OH : Swallow Press/Ohio University Press, 1997. 1997

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The legacy guide : capturing the facts, memories, and meaning of your life


Franco, Carol, 1946-
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, [2006] 2006

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Let it bleed : how to write a rockin' memoir


Des Barres, Pamela, author.
New York, New York : TarcherPerigee, 2017. 2017

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Lifewriting : drawing from personal experience to create features you can publish


White, Fred D., 1943-
Sanger, Calif. : Quill Driver Books, [2004] 2004

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 Yorkville PL Adult Non-Fiction - YKBB-4  808.02 WHI    AVAILABLE
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Living legacies : how to write, illustrate, and share your life stories


Elgin, Duane.
Berkeley, Calif. : Conari Press, [2001] 2001

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Living to tell the tale : a guide to writing memoir


McDonnell, Jane Taylor.
New York : Penguin Books, 1998. 1998

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Memoir writing for dummies


Van Cleave, Ryan G., 1972- author.
Mississauga, ON : John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd., [2013] 2013

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Memoirs of the soul


Phifer, Nan, 1939-
Cincinnati, Ohio : Walking Stick Press, [2002] 2002

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 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  808 PHI    AVAILABLE
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Memory & narrative : the weave of life-writing


Olney, James.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1998. 1998

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A million miles in a thousand years : what I learned while editing my life


Miller, Donald, 1971-
Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, [2009] 2009

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The mutilating God authorship and authority in the narrative of conversion


Peters, Gerald, 1952-
Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [1993] 1993

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Once upon a time : discovering our forever after story


Macomber, Debbie.
New York : Howard Books, a division of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2013. 2013

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Once upon a time [discovering our forever after story]


Macomber, Debbie.
[New York] : Simon & Schuster Audio, p2013. 2013

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Once upon a time discovering our forever after story


Macomber, Debbie.
Waterville : Thorndike Press, 2013. 2013

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The power of memoir : how to write your healing story


Myers, Linda Joy, 1945-
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [2010] 2010

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Preserving your past : a painless guide to writing your autobiography and family history


Dixon, Janice T.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1977. 1977

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So you want to write : how to master the craft of fiction and the personal narrative


Piercy, Marge.
Wellfleet, Mass. : Leapfrog Press, 2001. 2001

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A step-by-step guide to personal writing


Spencer, Lauren.
New York : Rosen Pub. Group, 2005. 2005

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The story cure : a book doctor's pain-free guide to finishing your novel or memoir


Moore, Dinty W., 1955- author.
Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, 2017. 2017

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  808.3 MOO    AVAILABLE
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The story within : new insights and inspiration for writers


Oliver, Laura.
New York : Alpha Books, [2011] 2011

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 Silvis PL Adult Non-Fiction - SVPG-6  808.06 OLI    AVAILABLE
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Storycatcher : making sense of our lives through the power and practice of story


Baldwin, Christina.
Novato, Calif. : New World Library, [2005] 2005

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Thanks, but this isn't for us : a (sort of) compassionate guide to why your writing is being rejecte


Morrell, Jessica Page, 1953-
New York : Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin, [2009] 2009

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Thinking about memoir


Thomas, Abigail.
New York, N.Y. : Sterling Pub. Co., [2008] 2008

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 Mokena Community PL Adult Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  808.06692 THO    AVAILABLE
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To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction


Lopate, Phillip, 1943-
New York : Free Press, 2013. 2013

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The truth of memoir : how to write about yourself and others with honesty, emotion, and integrity


Cohen, Kerry, author.
Cincinnati, OH : Writer's Digest, [2014] 2014

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Turning life into fiction


Hemley, Robin, 1958-
Cincinnati, Ohio : Story Press, 1994. 1994

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Turning memories into memoirs : a handbook for writing lifestories


Ledoux, Denis.
Lisbon Falls, Maine : Soleil Press, [1993] 1993

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  808.06692 LED    AVAILABLE
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Unreliable truth : on memoir and memory


Murdock, Maureen.
New York : Seal Press, [2003] 2003

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  808.06692 MUR    AVAILABLE
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