Proofreading – who it’s for
Your book has been through a professional line- and copyedit. Now you need a quality-control check before you publish.
A proofread is the final tidy-up that looks out for any problems that have slipped through previous rounds of editing and formatting. It’s the last line of defence before you go live.
If your novel hasn’t been through previous rounds of professional editing, this service probably isn’t for you.
PRICE: Subject to review of a sample
FORMAT: Microsoft Word doc or PDF
What you get
1. A full word-by-word prepub check
I'll proofread your novel line by line and fix any remaining red flags that could distract your reader. The focus will be on the following:
2. A style sheet
In your style sheet I'll record decisions about hyphenation, numbering, capitalization, spelling, punctuation style and idiom usage.