Keep It Real: Everything You Need to Know About Researching and Writing Creative Nonfiction

Lee Gutkind, editor
Published in 2008
by W. W. Norton

The author provides practical ideas and techniques for writing truthful, absorbing, and factual memoirs. This guidebook is broken down into handy sections such as “Family Members as Characters,” “Fact-Checking,” “Reconstruction of Events,” and “Writer’s Responsibilities to Subjects.”