We offer a variety of editorial services.
Want guidance and critical feedback on your writing? Seeking a professional assessment of your manuscript? Need a second look at your writing sample before submitting a book proposal? Looking for a writing coach? Want help formatting text documents? Don’t know how to seek copyright permissions or prepare citations according to a Manual of Style?
We provide the following kinds of editorial assistance:
Assist in the development of a book project into a professional publication. Read and edit for the flow of ideas and arrangement of editorial content. Suggest structural and line edits. Focus on issues of narrative arc, organization, point of view, voice, development of characters or arguments, and other substantive editorial matters are the heart of a developmental editor’s work.
Read the manuscript and look at issues of narrative arc, organization, point of view, voice, development of characters or arguments, and other substantive editorial matters related to the whole of a work. Help you put together a clear and coherent line of analysis or work with you to create a narrative arc that satisfies a reader.
Editorial writing coach
To be a sounding board while you finish your manuscript or in the process of revisions. Flesh out your book idea. Works with an author from the seed of the idea until the book is published and beyond. A writing coach provides you with needed tutorials or guidance to complete your own self-editing.
Read and edit for the flow of ideas and arrangement of editorial content. Margin comments are written to the author to address. Line editors may move sections around, and identify content that is misplaced, missing, or extraneous.
Find an editor who knows how to conduct the kind of research your book will require; whether subject specific or particular to your audience and market niche. Ask if we can help with your specific project.
Read your document and look for errors in punctuation, spelling, grammar, style, and usage. Sentence structure, unnecessary words, and pagination are covered.
Read and edit your document for code. Embed hyperlinks. The technical specifications required for digital submissions of manuscripts today often means an author requires editorial assistance of a technical nature.
Identify your readers, pull them to your writing, and convert them into your book buying customers.
Prepare a business plan, budget and timeline. Your prospectus will include your bio, synopsis, table of contents, comparative title analysis and marketing strategy.
With a strong audience platform, a winning book proposal, and quality content you're ready to pitch your book project. Do you seek literary representation to help you find the right agent or publisher?