November 18th, 2015
Founded on 5 February 2014, Story Terrace’s aim is to capture their customer’s personal stories in a compact book, with the help of a professional writer. The incentive makes creating a professionally written biography accessible to anyone, so in 50 years everyone can read about their parents, grandparents and great-grandparents. Each of their customers are personally matched with a freelance journalist or author from their pool. Together, they produce an intimate story with a fluent narrative that reflects the voice of the customer.
Now, Story Terrace has launched StoryStarter, the world’s first social group gifting platform that brings friends and family together to create and fund a ghostwritten biography for a loved one. It’s the next step to make the ghostwritten books more accessible by making it easy to fund as a group-gift. … Read more »
November 12th, 2015
In the UK alone, over 30% of local bookshops have closed in the last 5 years as they struggle to sell online and compete with online retailers.
Combining the convenience of the Internet with backing and supporting your local bookshop, ooovre allows local booksellers to reach a wider audience than they may have been able to on their own. … Read more »