Re: RE: Question about Memoirs – to submit non-fiction book proposal or not, that is the question

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Ann Emmert Abbott
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I’d say both.  Finish the book and then prepare a proposal, which is a huge task in itself.  It’s really difficult to write the synopsis unless the book is finished, too.  A memoir is a nonfiction book using literary devices more often found in fiction.