Fiction & Books
The world of creative writing is changing. Traditional publishing, though rewarding, is a slow and difficult process. Self-publishing is becoming a popular option for authors, but with it comes an oversaturated market. If you hope to compete, through either method, your manuscript needs to be at its absolute best.
This type of editing deals with 'bigger picture' issues.
Plot & chapters
Tone, Voice and Style
Overall edits before publication
This type of editing deals with writing style and readability.
Spelling & grammar
Word choice and strength
Tense, tone, flow and clarity
Proofreading is the final level of editing completed before publication. A proofreader will check your work for any typos, mistakes, or formatting issues.
Many authors ask beta readers to read their books before publication. A beta reader will be in your target audience and will know your genre, so their comments are extremely helpful.