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Developmental Editing

$0.07 per Word

Trafford Publishing delivers a service for our self publishing authors that works beyond the basic precepts of grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Our Developmental Editing Service is for authors who want their manuscript revised at a deeper level, producing a truly exceptional published book. Our experienced editors take an in-depth look at your story and make high-level stylistic considerations, including decisions on the content, plot, and pace of your book.

*There is a 5,000-word minimum charge for all editing services.

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Professional editing helps your book’s marketability. We can generally complete this service in three to four months (not including the time needed for author revision) depending on our work queue, the complexity of your work, and author turnaround time for each stage. This time does not include the time the manuscript is with the author for review and revision. The per-word cost is $0.070. To learn more or to order this service, please call 844-688-6899.

$0.07 per Word

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