TFP's Christian returns with self-publishing business

<p>Former m.d. of The Friday Project Clare Christian has launched an advice service aimed at people planning to self-publish their book.</p><p>The Self-Publishing Advice Service plans to help authors choose the most appropriate route for them, with payment asked for on an honesty box basis; the customer will pay as much as they feel the advice is worth.</p><p>Christian said: &quot;Whatever your view on self-publishing, the fact is it will not go away. If authors are going to take this route it is mportant that they have access to as much independent advice as possible.&quot;</p><p>Clare Christian was one of the co-founders of publishing house The Friday Project in 2005, specialising in developing books from online content. Its assets were bought by HarperCollins after it went into administration in 2008. Christian left HC in 2009, working in consultancy for smaller publishers. </p>