Rates for consulting services

These rates are for consulting services and remain the same, no matter how long your complete manuscript is.

30-Minute Phone Consultation $149
Query Letter Consultation $149
Query Letter and Synopsis Consultation $249
Synopsis Overhaul $599

rates for manuscript-based services

Some of these rates depend on word count, and quoted word counts are examples. Submission Package Edit and 100-Page Edit investments are fixed. Full Manuscript Edit and Reader Report investments will adjust up or down depending on your particular manuscript length. 

Picture Book (Under 800 Words) $299
Picture Book (Over 800 Words) $399
Picture Book (With Illustrations) $399-499
Submission Package Edit $399
100-Page Edit $1,749
Full Manuscript Edit (For 50,000 Words) $3,000
Reader Report (For 50,000 Words) $1,500

Mary Kole encourages you to go deeper into your manuscript. You’ll find gems you didn’t know were down there. A wonderful experience.
— L. Jennings