Editing services rates

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 $199
Query Letter Consultation $149
Query Letter and Synopsis Consultation $249
Outline Overhaul $549
Novel Overview (For 50,000 Words) $999

rates for manuscript Editing 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 $299 and up
Picture Book (With Illustrations) $399 and up
Submission Package Edit $499
Book Proposal Edit $399 and up
100-Page Edit $2,199
Full Manuscript Edit (For 50,000 Words) $3,999
Reader Report (For 50,000 Words) $1,999

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— Jen J.
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