Whether you need a light proofread, substantive revision, or anything in between,

I will come alongside you to help you create a captivating piece to

engage, inspire, or educate your readers.

*Christian Fiction and Nonfiction  


*Devotionals       *Inspirational  


*Bible Studies     *Sermons  

*Homeschool Curriculum



  *Children               *Teens               *Adult

*Offering electronic editing in MS Word using Track Changes with comments in the margins.



Price ranges are listed after each service. I offer a complimentary no-obligation sample edit of four

 double-spaced pages, and then I provide a fixed-price quote for the entire project

based on services desired or needed.

I will work with you on flexible pricing or payment options to serve authors in every budget.

Ask about special package deals!

Editing Services

  • Checking typographical errors

  • Inconsistencies

  • Capitalization

  • Grammar

  • Spelling 

  • Spacing or font errors 

  • Proper numbering 

  • References to tables or charts

  • Punctuation



Proofreading is usually done after a book has 

gone through an editing 

process and is almost ready to be published.




Cost: 0.012 per word

(1.2 cent per word)

$20 Minimum


Copyediting or Line-By-Line Editing


Includes all proofreading and can also include: 

  • Fact and Scripture verification 

  • Ensuring references and Bible permissions are cited 

  • Copyrights 

  • Flagging errors in sentence structure and word usage 

  • Cross-checking tables or charts 

  • Ensuring Table of Contents is correct

  • Minor formatting

  • Making wordy phrases more concise

  • Reducing prepositional phrases

  • Redundant words

  • Clarity and flow 

  • For a children’s book, copyediting includes reviewing age-appropriate vocabulary.



 Cost 0.018 – 0.024 per word

(1.8 to 2.4 cents per word)

$30 Minimum for picture books

$20 Flat rate for college essays

$25 Minimum for all other materials



Developmental or Substantive Editing 


  • Recommendations for nonfiction heading/subheading placement

  • Creating chapter or heading titles

  • Overall clarity and flow 

  • Recommendations for moving paragraphs, sentences, or sections as needed 

  • Identifying and/or improving gaps between transition areas 

  • Rewriting sentences

  • Recommendations for cloudy explanations    

  • Creating workbook questions for Bible studies or devotionals


This only includes a light proofread.




Cost: 0.025 – 0.035 per word

(2.5 to 3.5 cents per word)

$25 Minimum

      Manuscript Review


Not quite ready for a copyeditor? Need another reader to share feedback? Stuck on a chapter or plotline? I can help with a careful reading of your manuscript. I will then respectfully offer suggestions to improve your manuscript:


  • Identifying contradictory facts, plot holes, or inconsistencies.

  • You will receive a written critique addressing strengths, weaknesses, and recommended changes.



This service does not

include any proofreading or editing.


Cost: 0.005 per word 

(One-half cent per word)

$20 Minimum

Maximum price is $300 for fiction

Maximum price is $350 for nonfiction