It takes how long?
Question number two was: How long does it take to write a book? I'm afraid I'm going to start sounding like a broken record (there's an idiom from another era). It depends - or rather - it takes as long as it takes. The first draft of Unpacking Harper Holt took nearly four months to write - but that was just the first draft, to become a book, it took a lot longer. Let me explain. For the first month or so, I was writing most days. I wrote new chapters early in the morning and