Laine Cunningham works with authors, public speakers, thought leaders and small businesses as a ghostwriter, developmental editor, and book editor of fiction and nonfiction; to develop speaking engagements and adjunct products; and branding. One of the most important benefits is Laine’s ability to convey the core message in a clear way.
Two decades of experience writing fiction and nonfiction books, pitching projects to agents and publishers, and reaching readers through effective PR have boosted the careers of traditionally published and indie authors. Clients working with adult and juvenile texts from children’s picture books through young adult novels have found success with Laine’s support.
Laine is also an accomplished author whose award-winning novels span literary fiction, paranormal romance, and psychological thrillers for adults and YA audiences. Her nonfiction titles include an inspirational self-help book, two titles for authors on the current publishing industry, and an upcoming title for small business owners. Discover more about her books at LaineCunningham.com.
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High school student self-help. Ghostwritten. Leading education publisher. Spring 2017.
Fictionalized middle-grade biographies of female athletes. Ghostwritten. Requested by three of the Big Five publishers through a leading agent.
Teacher self-help. Ghostwritten. Leading education publisher. Spring, 2017.
Urban school reform: Ghostwritten. Requested by two of the Big Five top publishers.
The first two titles of a five-book middle-grade series that teaches self-help concepts. Ghostwritten. Two literary agencies requested the manuscripts before they were completed.
Principal (educator) self-help. Ghostwritten. Leading education publisher. Spring, 2017
Speculative short stories. Ghostwritten. Under consideration at a leading invitation-only fiction outlet.
Home and health self-help. Ghostwritten. Small press publication. Oct 2014.
Leadership and entrepreneurship for women. Ghostwritten. Small press publication. Mar 2014.
Anti-bullying self-help for preteens/middle grade audience. Ghostwritten. Middle-grade nonfiction. Winner, national literacy award, 2014. Mid-level press. Oct 2012. Packaged by mid-level book packager, 2016.
Children's flip book. Ghostwritten. Small press. May 2013.
Easy reader folktale. Considered by Simon & Schuster; small press. Mar 2012.
Easy reader folktale. Ghostwritten. Considered by Simon & Schuster; small press. Feb 2012.
Novel based on real events. Ghostwritten. Small press. Apr 2011.
Women's business book. Ghostwritten. Small press. June 2010.
Business and career self-help. Proposal and query letter. Big Five publisher. 2010.
Memoir. Ghostwritten. Endorsed by top actress and film director. Small press. Aug 2009.
Business and career self-help. Ghostwritten. Small press. 2008.
Currently, 59 titles are under contract with agents or publishers. Books handled by Writer’s Resource ghostwriter and book editor services have gone on to win 11 national awards. Nonfiction clients have had their ghostwritten projects financially sponsored by Fortune 500 companies, optioned for film, and endorsed by CEOs and celebrities. Fiction clients have been shopped to Disney and Pixar, received contracts for long-running series, and been placed in libraries and schools nationwide.
Laine Cunningham, the owner and a twenty-year publishing consultant, is a member of Gotham Ghostwriters, "New York City's only world-class, full-service writing firm." Through them, she offers her services to an exclusive client list that includes the heads of global foundations, the last three US presidents and two vice presidents.
Her clients include museums, leading arts organizations, beloved spiritual leaders, small presses and bestselling authors.
Specializing in developing, ghostwriting, and revising books. All services provided by an award-winning ghostwriter and book editor with 20 years of experience.
Writer's Resource has created award-winning projects, books sponsored by Fortune 500 companies, series and more.