Jim Sloan

Jim Sloan – Ghostwriter

I've worked on a variety of books, from personal finance to fiction, health, history, technology, and business leadership.


I'm an experienced book coach and ghostwriter, with more than thirty books under my belt. I've worked with lawyers, doctors, CEOs, entrepreneurs, professional athletes, mob bosses, philanthropists, and nonprofit executives who are thought leaders in their fields.

As your writing partner, you'll find that I'm inquisitive and eager to capture your knowledge and insight. I'll help you structure your book and put it in the right context, ensuring that it hits your target audience with a clear, motivating message. I provide drafts and work together to create a final, polished manuscript ready for publication. I'm a curious, supportive, and self-assured collaborator.

Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Health & Wellbeing Political Science & Current Affairs Sports & Outdoors True Crime
Contemporary Fiction
English (US)

Work experience


Jan, 2016 — Present

Experienced book coach, editor, and ghostwriter.

Oregon State University

Feb, 2013 — Jul, 2023 (over 10 years)

Editor, writer, and publication designer.

Reno Gazette-Journal

Feb, 1999 — Apr, 2009 (about 10 years)

Write and edited major investigative and public-service projects for a Gannett newspaper in Reno, Nevada.

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