The Big-Picture Edit

The Big-Picture Edit gives you constructive feedback on the fundamentals of your novel, including its storyline, pace and timeline. In a nutshell: A re-energiser that should leave you fizzing with ideas and itching to continue refining your book. Also known as: A developmental or substantive edit; an enhanced manuscript critique; an in-depth consultation with the … Continued

The Nuts and Bolts Edit

A Nuts and Bolts Edit focuses on the clarity and consistency of your novel’s language. It’s a technical edit that smooths and corrects your text line by line, attending to punctuation, grammar, repetition and style. In a nutshell: A professional makeover, delivered to the same high standards demanded by my publisher clients. Not to be … Continued

The Full-Works Edit

A Full-Works Edit begins with an intensive Stage 1 structural analysis of your novel’s shape, pace, world-building, storyline and timeline. Once you’ve made any revisions arising, the text comes back for its line-by-line Stage 2 edit, which ensures that the language is clear, consistent, correct and expertly polished. In a nutshell: The gold-standard edit that … Continued

The Introductory Edit

An Introductory Edit analyses and polishes your first 10,000 words, using selected features of a Stage 1 structural edit and a Stage 2 copy-edit. It reviews your novel’s opening hook as well as the pace and voice of the initial chapters, and it corrects mistakes in punctuation, grammar, spelling and styling. In a nutshell: A … Continued

The Big-Picture Edit

The Big-Picture Edit gives you constructive feedback on the fundamentals of your travel book, especially its structure and pace, and the effectiveness of your storytelling and descriptions. In a nutshell: A re-energiser that should leave you fizzing with ideas and itching to continue refining your book. Also known as: A developmental or substantive edit; an … Continued

The Nuts and Bolts Edit

A Nuts and Bolts Edit focuses on the clarity and consistency of your travel book’s language. It’s a technical edit that smooths and corrects your text line by line, attending to punctuation, grammar, repetition and style. In a nutshell: A professional makeover, delivered to the same high standards demanded by my publisher clients. Not to … Continued

The Full-Works Edit

A Full-Works Edit begins with a Stage 1 structural analysis of your travel book’s shape, pace, setting, storyline and timeline. Once you’ve made any revisions arising, the text comes back for its line-by-line Stage 2 edit, which ensures that the language is clear, consistent, correct and expertly polished. In a nutshell: The gold-standard edit that … Continued

The Introductory Edit

An Introductory Edit analyses and polishes your first 10,000 words, using selected features of a Stage 1 structural edit and a Stage 2 copy-edit. It reviews your travel book’s opening hook as well as the pace and voice of the initial chapters, and it corrects mistakes in punctuation, grammar, spelling and styling. In a nutshell: … Continued