About Arbor Services

Arbor Services is owned by Arbor Books, Inc. Arbor Services is one of the world’s premier ghostwriting, editing, and self-publishing firms. Arbor Services offers full-service, turnkey operations for its international clientele.

aboutusASA global company, Arbor Services has created many popular, message-critical and media-seductive books for individuals, companies, and associations. The firm has also worked with some of the best-known PR and advertising firms in the world, including Ogilvy & Mather, Stern Advertising, Weber Shandwick, and Paine PR.


Unlike many firms, Arbor is not a referral agency. Most of our writers either are on staff or choose to ghostwrite primarily for our firm under our supervision and editorial control. They have worked for major newspapers and magazines and been published by mainstream publishers, including St. Martin’s Press, Random House, Wiley, Baen, HarperCollins, Del Rey, Simon & Schuster, MIRA Books, Scribner, Bantam, Warner Books, Doubleday, Dutton, Tor, Pocketbooks, Pinnacle/Kensington Books, Penguin Putnam, and others.

They are also media tie-in writers, having written books for some of the most popular series in the world: Star Trek, Star Wars, Stargate, Dr. Who, HALO, WARHAMMER, Jurassic Park, and more. In addition they are members of the Horror Writers Association, International Thriller Writers, Mystery Writers of America, and Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America.

Arbor Services writers have also been optioned for the movies and TV by New Line Cinema, Fox Searchlight, and many other production companies.

SOME Arbor Services FACTS

  • Insured against plagiarism and defamation
  • Known for the hottest-selling independent books in the country
  • Staffed by the best award-winning and NY Times best-selling writers
  • The #1 choice of celebrities and CEOs as well as Fortune 500 companies
  • seminar leader at major universities: Hofstra, St. John’s University, Pratt, CUNY
  • Named one of the top 10 book designers/packagers by Writer’s Digest

SUCCESS WITH Arbor Services

Clients have:

  • Become Amazon best sellers
  • Been offered movie deals
  • Appeared on Oprah, CNBC, MSNBC, NBC, CNN, ABC News, and FOX News
  • Been reviewed by The New York Times, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, and Publishers Weekly
  • Become columnists for newspapers and magazines (USA Today, etc.)
  • Been bought by publishers: St. Martin’s Press, Random House, Prentice Hall, HCI (Chicken Soup for the Soul), and more