Book: How To Build

Ariane Roesch


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Ariane Roesch guides readers through her journey to homeownership, weaving a practical how-to guide into an enticing narrative. Her story is a meditation on affordable housing, the student loan crisis, and what happens when a generation can’t afford to invest in their community.

150 pages with 100+ illustrations

“The engaging and informative narrative serves as a blueprint that reveals the true dimensionality of complex human endeavor.” – Harry Gamboa Jr.

Order through Atmen Press
Purchase at Menil Bookstore

Creating Home Reading Series
December 8: 6:15 – 7:30PM hosted by Christ Church Cathedral Bookstore

What people are saying about “How to Build”:

“A beautiful homage to purposeful living in an unpredictable world.”
– Heather Nunez-Olmstead (Maine)

“A beautiful meditation on the entire process of acquiring land and building a home from scratch, I highly recommend you check this out!⁠”
– Zach Kleyn (California)

“So incredibly wonderful!!! This book is a must read!”
– Rebecca Bass (Texas)

“An amazing book! Step by step guide if you’re a first time home builder.”
– Mark Ponder (Texas)