Editing

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Now that you’ve completed your manuscript it’s our turn.

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Copyediting: An in-depth review of your novel. Things we look for as we edit your manuscript:

  • Missing words
  • Grammatical errors and misspellings
  • Flow, tone, and style
  • That you’ve explained yourself well
  • Misused or overused words and phrases
  • Inconsistencies such as character descriptions, plot points, and settings
  • Continuity errors and making sure there are no loose ends

Proofreading: A final look at a previously edited manuscript to find minor typographical and formatting errors

We use Track Changes to show corrections inline and Comments along the sidebar to ask any questions we may have about word usage or discrepancies in the story.

Please email  editor.novelneeds@gmail.com with any questions or to schedule your edit.

Pricing

Copyediting: $.0085 per word

Proofreading: $.0045 per word

Our turnaround times are typically between 5-7 days but to accommodate your deadlines please schedule your edits in advance to avoid conflicting timetables.  Editing times may vary depending on the length of the book and difficulty of editing.


What kind of books do you edit?

We edit fiction and nonfiction books, short stories, novellas, and full-length novels. While we primarily edit romance and women’s fiction, we also have experience editing science fiction, horror, historical, mystery and thrillers.


We personalize every experience for each of our customers, tailoring our products to fit your needs.


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