$125.00 per 8.5 X 11-inch page (final fee may be adjusted depending on final number of
Ghostwriting your book includes recording interviews, preparing an outline, any
necessary basic research, writing the manuscript, and two rounds of editing. Formatting of your
manuscript will be part of the publishing process. The average timeframe for ghostwriting a book
ranges from three months to twelve months, depending on the length and complexity of your
Ghostwriting is a specialized skill performed by writing professionals who are
experienced in bringing ideas to life and producing manuscripts for their clients, and who are
also proficient and experienced in journalism, research, interviewing, organization, editing, and
A ghostwriter is just that, a “ghost” who works closely with you to produce an excellent
document according to your project details. You own the rights, the future ISBN, and the
copyright for your document.
The ghostwriters at Detroit Ink Publishing do not work for royalties or promises of any
kind of “future payment.”
Unless you opt for the “as told to” option for your book, you are listed as the author and the name of the ghostwriter is not mentioned.