For a ghostwriter, there’s nothing more exciting than that first conversation with a new client. We’ll talk about what they want their book to achieve for them, who it’s aimed at, and what they want to say.
But one of the questions that comes up time and again at this stage is, ‘How long should my book be?’
At first I was surprised this was so much on my authors’ minds, but I shouldn’t have been. We all need to have a sense of the size of the finished project when we start something, don’t we? It’s also a good question, because the length of the book has a lot to do with its goals, as you’ll see in a moment. Read more “How long should my book be?”