Editorial Services

 

Pricing

After you find the option below that best suits your needs, please get in touch via my contact page to discuss pricing and timeframes. Include your word count, genre, and desired editing option in the message.

All prices are for manuscripts in standard format: Times New Roman, font size twelve, double spaced, one inch margins.

Half of the agreed upon price is due before work can begin.


Proofreading

Choose this option if you want me to fix grammar, spelling, punctuation, and usage errors in your manuscript.

Rates
  • Short Stories: $3 per page
  • Novels: $3.50 per page
  • Articles & Papers: $4 per page
  • Nonfiction Books: $4 per page

 

Copyediting

Choose this option if you want more in-depth prose work, including proofreading and line-editing suggestions for style.

Rates
  • Short Stories: $4 per page
  • Novels: 4.50 per page
  • Articles & Papers: $5 per page
  • Nonfiction Books: $5 per page

 

Beta Reading

Choose this option if you want me to read your manuscript and have a discussion with you, via Skype or Google Hangouts, about its strengths and weaknesses. This option does not include any copyediting, line editing, or proofreading.

Rate
  • $3 per page

 

Manuscript Evaluation & Critique

Choose this option if you want me to read your manuscript and note its strengths and weaknesses in comments on the Word document. I will then summarize my thoughts in a letter for your convenience. This option does not include any copyediting, line editing, or proofreading.

Rate
  • $4 per page

 

Manuscript Evaluation & Critique, Plus Line Editing

Choose this option if you want me to read your manuscript and note its strengths and weaknesses in comments on the Word document. I will then summarize my thoughts in a letter for your convenience. This option does include copyediting, line editing, or proofreading.

Rate
  • $6 per page

 

Research & Fact Checking

Choose this if you want me to research topics or check specified facts from your manuscript. Please contact me for a project quote.

Rate
  • $45/hour

 

Query Critique – $100/flat rate

Choose this if you want me to evaluate a pitch or query for strengths and weaknesses. This includes line editing, copyediting, and proofreading.

 

Content editing for websites: $50/hour

Choose this if you want me to proofread and copyedit pages on your website.