This book is easy to read and is a big help in a class I am taking on writing memoirs.
I found it interesting and although I don't think I will do this exactly I think it will help me write a more interesting and reader friendly family history book.
She makes writing sound so easy and provides good, and not so good, examples of writing family history to get information across.
An excellent book! I refer to it over and over and have read it at least twice.Published 3 days ago by Karen C Tanner
Excellent and well written book. It had a lot of meat in it, including details of how to make your writing enticing, developing plot, adding color and interest and how to put it... Read morePublished 6 days ago by N. R.
It was ok, but not exactly what I was looking for. It does have some wonderful information for someone who is thinking about writing family history. Read morePublished 28 days ago by Ann Burns
Great book. "You Can Write Your Family History" advises the reader on the details of writing a family history. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Doris Shamieh
I gave one genealogy group presentation before I even received the book, since Carmack' chapter headings from "Look inside this book" were comprehensive, and I was able to plug my... Read morePublished 6 months ago by R. Craft
I was feeling a bit stalled on how to approach my family history and this book jump started me. Her suggestions for ways to arrange the content and expand on your research inspired... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Virginia Allain
The author shares a very different approach to writing your family history. I found it interesting and although I don't think I will do this exactly I think it will help me write a... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Wendy N.
I have a smaller rating because I have not read the book as yet. I hope to find it very helpful when I start writing my family history.Published 9 months ago by Linda F. Grivna
Several of us are attending a writing class...and our professor uses this book as a reference all the time, there are so many ways to understand writing that are simple concepts... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Jane L. Hirsch