For details of Louisa’s 1:1 book marketing and launch mentorship packages for nonfiction authors in 2024, please send an email with a short description of your book launch dates, book blurb, publishing house and your sales goals to with Book Launch Mentorship in the subject line!


Louisa Deasey is an author, educator, publishing consultant, editor and teacher with over twenty years’ experience in print & digital media, PR, education, marketing and traditional book publishing.

Louisa has written and published two books – Love & Other U-Turns (Allen & Unwin, 2010) and A Letter From Paris (Scribe, 2018, reprinted in 2019 & 2020) and has been teaching and coaching nonfiction writers through the digital education arm of her business since 2018, having developed methodologies to simplify the writing, pitching and revision process particular to memoir.

Louisa worked as a freelance journalist in the health, psychology, beauty and lifestyle field for major media, publishing widely in print and online outlets from 2005 – 2016. Louisa has since written, edited and consulted on dozens of successful nonfiction book proposals and manuscripts for commercial publishers including Hachette, Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, Sounds True, Murdoch Books, Allen & Unwin and more.

Louisa has a particular interest & expertise in topics related to health, psychology, personal development and literary memoir.

“The object isn’t to make art, it’s to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.”

Robert Henri, American artist and teacher