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Every book needs editing. What type of editing do you need?

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Service Description

DEVELOPMENTAL EDITING Avg $1,800.00 for an 80k word book (Also called: conceptual editing or manuscript appraisal.) EVALUATION EDITING 2 Weeks, Avg $2,500.00 for an 80k word book (Also called: manuscript critique or structural edit.) CONTENT EDITING Avg $50 to $85 an hour (Also called: substantive editing or full editing.) LINE EDITING Avg $.06 per word or $12 per page (Also called: stylistic edit or comprehensive edit.) COPYEDITING Avg $1,300.00 for an 80k word book When you have a finished manuscript—and I mean completely finished, not one that’s close to done or has a few gaps to fill in—it’s time to hire a copyeditor. A copyeditor will meticulously go through your book and find the spelling, punctuation, and grammar mistakes. PROOFREADING Avg $700.00 for an 80k word book A proofreader takes the printed version of your book after it’s been designed and formatted (called a “proof) and gives it a final review before the book goes to print. Since it comes right before publication, proofreading is the last line of defense against errors.

Contact Details


57 West 57th Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10019

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