Submission Package Appraisal Service

(Submission Letter, Synopsis and First Three Chapters)

This service comprises:

• proof reading (spelling, grammar, punctuation)
• copy - editing (looking at word choices, repetition, structure, imagery, etc)
• Critique (An overview of what is working and anything that isn’t)

Manuscripts must be typed, 12 point font and double spaced. They must be submitted and will be returned by email (The comments feature will be utilised and a written report produced.)  Bear in mind that agents and publishers often specify that the cover letter and the synopsis must each be no longer than one side of typed A4.

£20 per 1000 words

10% discount for my current/former students

Re-reads by arrangement

 

Novel Manuscript Appraisal Service

This service comprises:

• proof reading (spelling, grammar, punctuation)
• copy - editing (looking at word choices, repetition, structure, imagery, etc)
• Critique (An overview of what is working and anything that isn’t)

Manuscripts must be typed, 12 point font and double spaced. They must be submitted and will be returned by email (The comments feature will be utilised and a written report produced.)

£100 for the first 5000 words (minimum)

£20 per 1000 words thereafter

10% discount for my current/former students

Re-reads by arrangement

 

Poetry Appraisal Service

Minimum 300 lines – will be rounded up to next 50 if partial submission

This service comprises:

• proof reading (spelling, grammar, punctuation)
• Editing (looking at word choices, repetition, structure, imagery, etc)
• Critique (An overview of what is working and anything that isn’t)

Manuscripts must be typed, 12 point font, double spaced. They must be submitted and will be returned by email (The comments feature will be utilised and a written report produced.)

£100 for the first 300 lines (minimum)

£20 per 100 lines thereafter

£10 for assessment of submission letter

10% discount for my current/former students

Re-reads by arrangement