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(adding another to the list, thanks Sarah Ockler!)
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* Robert Louis Stevenson wrote his most famous work, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, [http://www.theguardian.com/uk/2000/oct/25/books.booksnews in three days, and again in another three days] after his wife burned the first draft.  Remember to back up your work! ;)
 
* Robert Louis Stevenson wrote his most famous work, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, [http://www.theguardian.com/uk/2000/oct/25/books.booksnews in three days, and again in another three days] after his wife burned the first draft.  Remember to back up your work! ;)
 
* [[National Novel Writing Month (nonprofit)|NaNoWriMo]] [[Writers Board]] member Darynda Jones once wrote an 80k novel in seven days according to her Writers Board bio.
 
* [[National Novel Writing Month (nonprofit)|NaNoWriMo]] [[Writers Board]] member Darynda Jones once wrote an 80k novel in seven days according to her Writers Board bio.
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* Chris Fox has written a book [http://rockingselfpublishing.com/fox/ in as little as thirteen days], reaching speeds of up to 5,000 words an hour.
  
  
 
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Revision as of 13:58, 5 November 2015

To complete NaNoWriMo's 50,000 word goal, one has to write 1,667 words a day - a pace which many find unbelievable or undoable. However, many published authors have written a whole novel in a month or write above that quota every day.

See also List of 50,000 Word Novels.