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January 23, 2018

The fantastic Women Writers, Women's Books website asked me to describe exactly what a ghostwriter does and how I go about landing a publishing deal for a non-fiction memoir.

Have a look at my blog post here:

November 20, 2017

I was asked to write an article for my Literary Agent Andrew Lownie's website about the nature of storytelling with regards to ghostwriting. Here is the finished article as it appears on

So, true story... I was asked once during a Q&A session whether I...

April 15, 2016

We're thrilled to announce that the film rights to Sins of the Mother, written with Irene, Matt and Jennifer Kelly, were sold to Unstoppable Urges Productions this month.

Canadian-based producer Kelli Keiley optioned the film rights to the book, published by Macmillan i...

November 30, 2015


Last week, after three months of writing, I finished a beautiful book called Without a Mother's Love by Amanda Wright, due out in Spring 2016.

Amanda's story touched me very deeply when she first approached me in April and I was convinced her heartbreaking true story w...

May 19, 2015


Amazon customers are raving about Tressa Middleton’s heartbreaking new memoir Tressa: The 12-year-old Mum.

Since it was published two weeks ago, Tressa’s book has received nothing but five star ratings and glowing reviews from customers of the online bookseller.

One rev...

March 3, 2015



Even if  you’ve written a book already, your work doesn't end there. The next step is getting people to buy it. But how do you do that? Well, unless you have a whopping great marketing budget, the quickest and cheapest way forward is publicity.

Whether you are self-pu...

December 16, 2014

Not everyone will have the same reason for using a ghostwriter to write their autobiography. Here expert Katy Weitz shares her top 7 reasons for employing a ghost:


  • Your Story Told The Right Way

Though many of us spend time writing in our daily lives, there’s no d...

December 4, 2014

Acclaimed ghostwriter Katy Weitz describes the way she likes to write her books...


I am sometimes asked about the way I like to write my books  - do I have a favourite chair I sit in or a place I like to go for peace and quiet? For many, the idea of spending severa...

December 2, 2014

Ghostwriter Katy Weitz explains the role of a ghost and the process through to publication of a ghost written book


You’ve got a fascinating life story to share with the world. The big question is: how does it get from your head to the page? As a ghostwriter I’ve been f...

December 1, 2014

What does a ghostwriter do all day? Katy Weitz describes her typical working week...


Monday Up at 4am to catch flight to Edinburgh to start interviewing Tressa Middleton for her memoir. I’ve been awake most of the night with my 4-year-old daughter who has chicken pox -...

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November 20, 2017

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Even if  you’ve written a book already, your work doesn't end there. The next step is getting people to buy it. But how do you do that? Well, unless...

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March 3, 2015

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