Quick Guide to Ghost Writing and Company Histories


A guide to ghost writing projects. SoA member? – you can download this guide for free from the Member Area of our main website.

Note: this digital publication will be immediately available to download in PDF format on completion of your order.

A quick guide to ghost writing projects covering:

  • the parties and the specifications of the contract
  • the rights
  • warranties and indemnities
  • payment
  • termination
  • the publishing contract
  • the role of agents

This Guide can also be used as a checklist for terms where someone is commissioned to write a company history or commemorative publication.

Our Quick Guides are designed as brief introductions to their topics. If you’re an SoA member, please contact our advisors with specific enquiries – email info@societyofauthors.org or call 020 7373 6642.