All the best authors work with a developmental editor to improve their novels.
The world's biggest publishers use developmental editors for all their novels.
A great novel generates essential—and free—word-of-mouth advertising.
That leads to better reviews and a buzz on social media.
Make your novels the best they can be and get better reviews, better sales, and better books.
Jim Dempsey is a professional member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading.
His experience and critical thinking will improve the flow and logic of your writing while still respecting and retaining your unique voice.
Send Jim the first 1500 words of your novel for a FREE SAMPLE EDIT.
He will then compile a detailed feedback and analysis of your novel covering:
Affordable and transparent.
No hidden charges. No extra costs.
Only 5 cents per word.
The typical turnaround time for a 60,000 word novel is only 15 working days.
The per-word prices are in US dollar cents and eurocents.
Note that the eurocent cost includes sales tax.
Customers outside the European Union are not subject to sales tax for these services.
The cost may be more when English is not your first language, usually 1 cent extra per word on the above noted prices.
Please get in touch for prices in other currencies.
The free sample edit applies only to the first 1500 words of a completed novel manuscript (of more than 10,000 words)
For more details, see the frequently asked questions.