Storyworth vs No Story Lost - a Storyworth alternative?
We get a lot of people searching for products that aim to fulfill the same purpose as No Story Lost, including Storyworth.
Storyworth is a great product. In fact, we're customers! My Dad is currently doing his project and enjoying writing out questions.
In many ways, No Story Lost is similar to Storyworth. Both businesses help capture the life stories of their loved ones. At the end of the process, we also provide books like Storyworth. And with both businesses, we ask your parent really interesting questions!
Here are the differences between No Story Lost vs Storyworth:
|No Story Lost||Storyworth|
|Content Gathering||We interview your parent over the phone for one hour at a time.||Sends a weekly email for your parent to email a response to.|
|Time to complete||About three months||About one year|
8*10" hardcover, full color premium quality book
Extra books available for purchase
6*9" book with black and white interior and color cover
Extra books available for purchase; color options available
|Editing||Full service editing, plus ability for family to edit content||Family editing only; no editing provided|
Free shipping to USA and Canada
Charge for international shipping
Free shipping to USA
Charge for international shipping and for Storyworth to go to Canada
Yes; full color
Yes, black and white
Color upgrade available
Starts at $1099 USD
Starts at $99 USD
As you can see, these are very different ways to solve the problem of capturing your parent's amazing stories. We suggest the Storyworth alternative if your family is very budget conscious, or if your parent is eager to do all the writing themselves and reflect over the year. No Story Lost is a more hands-on alternative to Storyworth, where we talk to the storyteller directly, do all the writing, and then provide a beautiful, customized coffee table book - but of course, this service costs a lot more to provide.
There are lots of memoir companies out there that are No Story Lost and Storyworth competitors - but most of them cost $5000 - $10,000 or even more.
Note: "A Life Untold" and "My Life in a Book" are two other competitors that are very similar to Storyworth both in structure and in price.
Let us know if you have more questions on our contact page.
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