Laurentian Small Business Guide: Books
Businesses are listed alphabetically.
Laurentian: Scott Forbes '87
Description: I have been a professional writer since securing my SLU sheepskin on the frigid morning of May 24, 1987. Over the past 15 years I have concentrated on ghostwriting books on subjects as diverse as personal finance, urban planning, sales, and even a novel.
Laurentian: Lisa Scully P '21
Description: An independent bookstore carrying all of the latest bestsellers, children's books and gifts.
Laurentian: Marion Roach Smith '77
Description: The Memoir Project is an online series of classes on how to write a memoir; owned and operated by author and writer, Marion Roach Smith. Named after her book, The Memoir Project: A Thoroughly Non-Standardized Text for Writing & Life (Grand Central Publishing), the writing lab features classes in everything from basic memoir writing, to writing op-eds and digital commentary, as well as Master Classes in writing book-length memoir. Many students go on to publish essays and commentary pieces online and in both local and national newspapers, and to publish book-length memoirs. With a worldwide reach, the classes offer a global student base as well as an international perspective.
Laurentian: Rebecca Didier '99
Description: Trafalgar Square Books is the leading publisher of equestrian books and also publishes select nature, craft, and canine titles. We are a small business with an all-woman staff, based in rural Vermont.