Five Great Quotations about Books

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.” – Stephen King

“A good book is an event in my life.” – Stendahl

“I love the smell of book ink in the morning.” – Umberto Eco

“A book is a heart that only beats in the chest of another.” – Rebecca Solnit

“Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river.” – Lisa See


My name is Rob Bignell. I’m an affordable, professional editor who runs Inventing Reality Editing Service, which meets the manuscript needs of writers both new and published. I also offer a variety of self-publishing services. During the past decade, I’ve helped more than 300 novelists and nonfiction authors obtain their publishing dreams at reasonable prices. I’m also the author of the 7 Minutes a Day… writing guidebooks, four nonfiction hiking guidebook series, and the literary novel Windmill. Several of my short stories in the literary and science fiction genres also have been published.