other services

I provide these services for authors:

manuscript evaluations

I include feedback on the following:

This evaluation provides a more superficial review than what is produced in the closer and more detailed review that comes with developmental editing.

book coaching

I guide the author through the publishing process as needed – informing the author on issues related to self-publishing and traditional publishing, contacting agents and publishers, creating marketing and publicity plans for books, and more.

book proposals

I write a complete proposal (most are 24 to 36 pp), including a sample chapter. I address the pertinent issues, including:

I work back and forth with the author, revising as needed.

query letters

I write a compelling and engaging letter for use with agents or publishers. The letter highlights the book’s content, its value, and the author’s expertise.