Ready to make your book idea a reality?

Book writing coach and award-winning writer Martha Watson Murphy can help you develop your ideas, improve your writing, and achieve your goal of getting published.

A successful author herself, Martha is also a book writing coach and advisor, editor, developmental editor, co-writer, and ghost-writer. She specializes in non-fiction works and has extensive experience in how-to and self-help books, as well as memoir. Interested in a broad range of topics including health, food, business, crafts, spirituality, and travel, she has written, co-written, or developed more than 23 published books for the general public.

What kind of help do you need?

Do you need help writing a book proposal? Finding an agent? Does your project require developmental editing? Do you need help pitching an idea to a magazine editor?

Or, do you have a story to tell and need someone to help you get the words down on paper and bring the piece to life? Whether you need help getting started (or getting unstuck), Martha’s objective eye and in-depth experience can kick-start the writing process and provide a path to the finish line. Let’s get started.

CRU Oyster Bar Nantucket Cookbook: Savoring Four Seasons of the Good Life, by Erin Zircher, Jane Stoddard, Carlos Hidalgo with Martha W. Murphy, St Martin’s Griffin. 5/2019 – Read More

Featured New Book

CRU Oyster Bar Nantucket Cookbook: Savoring Four Seasons of the Good Life

A cookbook that captures the laid-back, but elegant lifestyle of Nantucket and the wonderful dishes of its locals’ and tourists’ favorite CRU Oyster Bar. Read More

Cru Authors

Erin Zircher,  Jane Stoddard and Carlos Hidalgo,  authors and managing partners of CRU Nantucket

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