Ghost Writing Company

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Need a UK ghostwriter? The Ghostwriting Company works with 100s of publishers and is widely recognised as the UK’s best ghostwriter service.

Much Does a Ghostwriter Cost?

Our Ghostwriter Fees/Prices

How much does a ghostwriter cost? Below is an approximate idea of our ghostwriter prices, so you can understand a little more about ghostwriter fees and weigh up the likely return on your investment.

Approximate Ghostwriter FEES

Average-length (35,000 word) non-fiction manuscript: £5,000 – £8,000
Children’s book: from £1000
Fiction book/novel (70,000 words): from £10,000
Brainstorming a profitable book title: £150
Celebrity Life Story: from £8,000 / or shared royalties
Writing a synopsis and sample chapters (also known as a publisher’s package, or pitch) and submission to three suitable literary agents/publishers: £2,000
Ebook for business (20,000 words): £5000 – £7000

Ghostwriter Hourly/Day/Month Rates

Payment Methods

Take a look at our Frequently Asked Questions section to learn more about our payment options. We are very flexible but usually ask for half the overall fee up front.

For a free quote/project appraisal contact our ghostwriters and we’ll be able to give you exact ghostwriter prices.

Quick guide to page count:

Our clients often ask us to price by page count. So here is an approximate guide to words and pages

We base all our rates on the National Union of Journalist ‘rate for the job’ card: NUJ Rate for the Job

Tell Our Ghostwriters What You Need


    If you'd like a book or article professionally written, you need a ghostwriter. Ghostwriters work in confidence, and will never discuss your project without permission.
    Editor / Proofreader
    If you've already written a book and need someone to tidy it up or do error checking, you need an editor/proofreader
    Cover/book designer
    If your book requires a professional cover, or internal pages readied for print, you need this service.
    Book consultant
    Want advice about creating a saleable book? Or written a book you'd like to improve? Then you need a book consultant.


    Premium - Bestselling ghost writer
    Recommended for celebrity autobiographies and potential bestsellers
    Standard - 10 years + publishing experience
    Professional ghostwriters who have created many published works
    Budget- Published author
    A ghostwriter with at least one published work

    Our Clients:

    If you want to hire ghostwriter, I would recommend the Ghostwriting Company. They are the preferred ghostwriter service of publishers and celebrities all over the UK – Hachette Editorial