Choose from 3 Standard Levels of Editing
Proofreading – $12/1000 words – order now
- punctuation: commas, semicolons, hyphens, dashes, ellipses.
- simple corrections to spelling and grammar
- check for consistent usage and format
- correct typos; consistent verb tense
- clean up or comment on awkward syntax
Basic Copyediting – $20/1000 words – order now
- includes all proofreading checks
- dialogue form, headings, reference citations in text
- correct unclear sentence structure
- comments on overall structure, flow, style
Advanced Copyediting/Rewriting – $55/1000 words – order now
- includes proofreading and basic copyediting
- address and suggest improvements to style: weak verbs, unnecessary adverbs, telling vs. showing, information dumping
- check references for consistency and adherence to style guide: footnotes, endnotes, bibliography
- revise, rewrite, restructure query letter, blurb or book description
Custom rates are also available if what you need falls between these standard levels of editing. Just send your document or a portion of it (at least 10 pages) for a free estimate and sample edit.
Volume discounts generally apply for book-length manuscripts.
Formatting for eBook or CreateSpace publication is available on request. I can also format according to your specifications for a given publisher.