Author: Ambar Grullon

From memoirs and tell-alls to cookbooks and speeches, books written by ghostwriters are more common you might expect. So, how many of these that you’ve read or heard of were penned with the help of a ghost? Here are five bestselling books written by ghostwriters that may surprise you.
The latest episode of the podcast “Sincerely, X” addressed the practice of ghostwriting for wedding speeches, eulogies, work emails and other personal occasions.
Speeches aim to inspire or convince. Key speeches by U.S. presidents are carefully constructed—usually by professional ghostwriters—to call Americans to action in vital historic moments. The following addresses are some of the greatest presidential speeches of all time because they have identified unity as an American goal, in the face of opposition, infringement of civil rights, war, and crisis.
Some famous authors dabbled as ghostwriters before their careers were established. Did you know these big names were once ghosts?

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