Agonies and ecstasies of the ghostwriter
Are the shadow writers for the rich and famous only just in it for the money?
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‘Alexander Larman is an author and biographer whose most recent books include Byron’s Women (2016), an acclaimed account of Lord Byron and the nine most significant women in his eventful life, and Blazing Star (2014), a life of the decadent poet, courtier and rake Lord Rochester. He is also a literary critic for The Observer and The Times, and is currently working on The Rake’s Progress for Unbound, a series of brief lives of the ne’er-do-wells, rakes and libertines of the past few centuries.’