Secret Sidekick Edit

The book is finished and you’ve finally typed those two magic words…the end. But now what? How do you take this diamond in the rough and make it into something ready for public consumption? What you need is a secret sidekick to dig into the story line and help you polish and cut until those pages shine like the top of the Chrysler Building! Extensive in-line edits point out areas for improvement and provide specific suggestions for rewrites. Feedback on areas like character and plot development, flow and clarity, dialogue, grammar, structure, and overall readability are always part of this collaborative edit. Digital copy of the manuscript in MS Word document format is required. Turn around time will vary based on length and complexity of the edit required, but the average project will be completed within 8-10 weeks. Submit your manuscript and details below and we'll send you a free sample edit and a custom quote.

Minimum 10 pages (1 page = 250 words)

Rates vary depending upon the length and condition of the manuscript.

  • First 50k words: $6.00 - $7.00 per page ($.024 - $.028 per word)
  • Next 30k words: $5.90 - $6.90 per page ($.0236 - $.0276 per word)
  • Additional proofreading over 80k words: $5.80 - $6.80 per page ($.0232 - $.0272 per word)
Please tell us your current word count
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx odt.