Rates


Introductory Critique: Written critique of a manuscript’s first 2500 words assessing craft, market, and overall effectiveness. (Includes follow up consultation by phone or email.) $75. Details

Manuscript Evaluation: Editorial memo assessing commercial and literary potential and areas for improvement. $.01 per word. Details

Manuscript Annotation: Detailed critique and guidance on revision via editorial memorandum and annotations in manuscript text. $.014 per word. Details

Line Editing: A high level polishing edit to bring out the best in narrative voice. $.02 per word and up. Details

Copy Editing: Correction plus edits for clarity, flow, and conformity to style. $.016 per word. Details

Proofreading: Basic proofing and correction of manuscript text. $.008 per word. Details

Manuscript Consultation: Ongoing editorial feedback and development support via notes, e-mail, or phone discussion. $75 per hour. Details

Reread Report: Followup review and feedback for a new draft of a revised manuscript already reviewed at least once by TED. $.01 per word. Details

Developmental Outline Package: Comprehensive development support and book planning using a scene-by-scene outline. $75 per hour. Details

Self-Editing Primer: A crash course in the best practices of narrative style and writing mechanics, based on your own manuscript or work-in-progress. $775. Details

Fiction Technique Memo: In-depth lessons on specific topics of writing craft, based on a complete manuscript or work-in-progress. $750 and up. Details

Task Memo: An intensive course in advanced fiction writing technique, based on a complete manuscript or work-in-progress. $2200. Details

Coaching Line Editing: Sample line-edit of 50 pages of manuscript with copious craft-focused notes. $750 and up. Details

Supplemental Agent Feedback:  Feedback from experienced, working literary agents on market and fit for traditional publishing that supplements any critique or developmental editing service. $75 per hour, with flat rate options available. (Please contact the Tucson office for more information.)

Query and Submission Packet Evaluation: Critique and revision guidance on your query letter, synopsis, and first 50 pages from experienced publishing professionals. $250. Details

Book Proposals: Critique, development support, and editing for nonfiction and memoir book proposals, including sample chapters. $325 and up. Details

Self Publishing Primer: A comprehensive introduction of the process for authors new to self-publishing. $100. Details

Publishing Consultation: Custom tailored support and guidance for new and experienced authors on any facet of the publishing process. $75 per hour. (Please contact the Tucson office for more information.)

Marketing 101 Primer: A one-on-one crash course in book marketing, targeted for your title and audience. $375. Details

First Year Marketing Plan: A comprehensive, personalized, step-by-step package for your first year in print. $1250. Details

Book Jacket Copy: Compelling book summaries for cover and promotional copy to attract buyers. Pricing starts at $150. Details

Infrastructure Marketing Package: Practical, tactical marketing assessment/recommendations, available for both new and established authors. Pricing starts at $400. Details

Personal Consultation: Feedback and guidance from experienced screenwriters on the market for adapted works and best practices for courting representation, options, and sales. $75 per hour. Details

Adaptation Evaluation: Written evaluation and follow-up consultation providing a candid, knowledgeable assessment of a manuscript’s film or TV crossover potential. Pricing starts at $.01 per word. Details

Collaboration and Ghostwriting: Professional authorship of screenplays, treatments, and pitch documentation. Pricing based on nature of project and scope of work. (Please contact the Tucson office for more information.)

If you’d like to engage any of these services, please contact Ross Browne through our welcome center for easy online submissions.