Announcing New Ownership

Founder Kitty Axelson-Berry and Director of Publishing Ali de Groot toast the new owners of Modern Memoirs, Megan and Sean St. Marie.

Founder Kitty Axelson-Berry and Director of Publishing Ali de Groot toast the new owners of Modern Memoirs, Megan and Sean St. Marie.

MODERN MEMOIRS, INC. will help you create the beautiful book you envision.
Our professional self-publishing services include:
      

  • INTERVIEWS

  • WRITING

  • EDITING

  • BOOK DESIGN

  • IMAGE PROCESSING and PHOTO RESTORATION

  • MAPS, GENEALOGY CHARTS

  • PRINTING/BINDING

  • eBOOK and eBOOK DISTRIBUTION

Please see our services for more details about the offerings listed above.

Beginning in summer 2019 under new ownership, we will also offer the following services:

  • CELEBRATION BOOKS/FESTSCHRIFTS: gifts comprised of photos, letters, and more to mark anniversaries, birthdays, family reunions, and retirements

  • ETHICAL WILLS/LEGACY LETTERS: your legacy of intangible gifts—hopes, dreams, and values

  • EULOGY WRITING AND EDITING: remarks for memorial services

  • FAMILY HISTORY RESEARCH AND PRESERVATION SUPPORT: collections of recipes, letters, family trees, and other heirloom ephemera, digitized and/or published in book form

  • GRANDBOOKS: books for young readers grounded in personal and family history

  • MILESTONE EDITING AND WRITING: for weddings, birthdays, retirements, and other occasions

  • (ADVANCE) OBITUARIES: plan ahead for yourself, or create public, written tributes for loved ones

  • PERSONAL ARCHIVES MANAGEMENT: confidential, professional review, digitization, and organization of personal papers for preservation or donation (service area limited to the Northeast)

  • TRIBUTE BOOKS: keepsakes with an obituary, photos, eulogies, quotations, poems, and prayers

  • WRITING WORKSHOPS: host a “Once Upon a Memory” writing program at your organization


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Read about us here.