A straightforward read and review of your book by an editor who will then provide you with a detailed report on your use of integral narrative devices, asking vital questions of your manuscript at a key stage of the writing process.
The Full Manuscript Review editing service provides a straightforward report on your manuscript, offering a full read-through from an editor who will objectively assess your use of integral narrative devices, such as dialogue, structure, style, pace, plot and characterisation. View editor bios
After you have received your report, you will then have the opportunity to speak to your editor in a 30-minute phone call. As well as discussing your manuscript further, your editor will also offer suggestions on reasonable next steps for your manuscript. Is it ready for the consideration of literary agents? Do you need to re-work sections in order to move forward?
This service has been designed to ask vital questions of your manuscript, to ask you to consider its' overall shape and structure, at a key stage in the writing process. Just how ready is your book?
Please note, this service does not include line-by-line editing. Please visit our Final Polish editing service for line-by-line editing options.
Please note: unless alternative arrangements have been agreed with W&A Admin and your Editor, your follow-up call must take place no more than one-month after receiving your report.
All you need do is to follow the apply link, fill in the application form and upload the following files when asked:
Please make sure the pages are numbered (and named, where appropriate) and use a standard typeface such as Times New Roman in 12pt and double-spaced. The accepted file types are .doc, .docx, .rtf, and .pdf.
If you are writing picture book texts and would like a full review, please email email@example.com to discuss.
*If you would like to submit more than 60,000 words there will be a charge of £17 per 1,000 words. To work out a payment plan and discuss further details, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call on +44 (0)207 631 5985.
**All prices are inclusive of VAT
Please note: The cost of the service will be taken at the time you book. If you supply more than the stated range of words for the price you have paid, we will still only be able to review the number of words entitled for the stated price.