Editorial Services

If you’ve written a great book, our editorial services can help you get it ready to send out into the world, whether you just need a quick polish or something a little more in-depth.

If you’re not sure exactly what services you require, get in touch using our contact form and we’ll be happy to advise you.

We also offer packages to help you make publishing your work as easy as possible for you.

Packages

Pricing

Final Polish Proofreading

£6.50 per 1000 words for the first 20,000.

£6 per 1000 words for everything above 20,000.

Checking for:

  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Grammar
  • Basic formatting issues

Copy Editing & Proofreading

£8 per 1000 words for the first 20,000.

£7.50 per 1000 words for everything above 20,000.

Checking for:

  • Flow
  • Sentence structure
  • Repetition
  • Spelling
  • Punctuation
  • Grammar
  • Basic formatting issues.

Cover Copy

Vivid and compelling promotional copy for your book, giving potential readers a taste of character, plot, setting and mood, suitable for use on your back cover, Amazon page, website or press pack.

£60 per 100 words, plus a one-sentence tagline.

Manuscript Report

A two-page report highlighting strengths and possible areas for improvement in your manuscript, covering all aspects of the reading experience, including plot, structure, characters and style.

£150 for up 25,000 words.

£200 for up 75,000 words,

£250 for novel up to 100,000 words.

 

Get in touch to book our services, or to have a chat about how we can help you.

Lodestar Author Services

If you’d like to book any of our services, or you want to know more about what we do, send us a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.