Editing Services

Picture Books

Picture books are my favorite! From adorable to zany, picture books in any form are magical. They help foster empathy, social and emotional wellness, and are endless fun! As a literary agent, I understand the the market can be tough. With low word counts and room for illustration, picture books can be more difficult than they seem. This is where I come in!

In this edit, I will help refine your writing by evaluating your story for voice, structure, and pacing, as well as overall marketability. I will review your characters and language to be sure they progress the story. My editing style is encouraging with compliments on what is working, thought provoking questions, and actionable ways to improve.


About Me

I’m a literary agent and have worked in the industry since 2017 interning with publishers and literary agencies. I have a Bachelors in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on Creative Writing and Education. As an agent, I represent children’s authors and illustrators. I love seeing a book come to life on the page and helping writers pursue their dream
of writing a children’s book.

The Editing Process

  1. Email your manuscript to awbookediting@gmail.com and add any questions you may have. Upon initial email, I determine if my services will be valuable to you. I will not edit a book I believe to be submission ready.
  2. Once confirmed, use the Paypal button below to pay.
  3. In approximately 7 days, I will return your manuscript with in-line and a page summary
    of potential edits.

PRICING & PAYMENT


Pricing for Children’s Picture Books:

* Under 500 words: $400
* 500 – 1000 words: $500
*1000-2000 words: $600

*Picture Book Editing Bundles: please contact me for discounted pricing for two or more manuscripts.

Picture Book Edit – under 500 words

A full edit for voice, tone, pacing, character and story arcs.

$400.00

Picture Book Edit – 500-1000 words

A full edit for voice, tone, pacing, character and story arcs.

$500.00

*Now booking manuscript edits for June 2021.*

FYI

  • I cannot publish your picture book nor suggest agents or editors.
  • If you hire me to edit your work, I cannot consider the work for representation as agent.
  • Please format: 12 pt Times New Roman, double spaced, and 1-inch margins.
  • I require a contract for all manuscript edits.

Need more Info? Fill out the form below or email me at awbookediting@gmail.com and I’ll get back to you as quickly as possible.


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