Why You Might Want A Co-Author, And How To Find One

Cropped image of two people's hands at a table with coffees and pastry snacks, one person picking up their espresso while the other is writing in a notebook, possibly taking down an interview

The other day someone on Twitter asked me how I’d found a co-author for Windows Forensics Cookbook and I realised it might make a good blog post.

I hadn’t planned on co-writing a book. I hadn’t even planned on writing a book about digital forensics, but the publishers who approached me really wanted me to. I said no several times before eventually saying yes on the condition that I could have a co-author to write it with me.  Read more