Editing Services

Assessing all types of fiction and memoir, I understand the special needs of emerging writers. I’ve 25 years experience in developmental editing, mentoring and editing at all levels. If you are thinking of going the indie route and publishing digitally, I can help with advice on formatting, finding cover and interior designers, etc. More information available at: patrickdevalera.com/manuscript-development-services/

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction
Editing, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring, Ebook Creation
C Word Creative

Specialising in manuscript development, structural editing and ghostwriting, C Word Creative also creates engaging web content, corporate communications and technical publications. Tamyka holds a Master of Arts (Writing) and a Bachelor of Science (Physics), and gets a kick out of helping others succeed.

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference, Indigenous, Travel, International
Editing, Typing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Legal, Mentoring, Ebook Creation, User Pays/Self-Publishing Services, Other

Editing, proofreading and print/web-management services. Director Dr John Cokley PhD is a full member of IPED and a very experienced magazine and text/online editor.

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference, Indigenous, Travel, International
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring, Distribution, Ebook Creation, User Pays/Self-Publishing Services

Jacq of all Trades, Master of Writing offers editing, copyediting, copywriting, research, workshops and speaking engagements.

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference
Editing, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring
Leviathan Editing

Need a manuscript assessment, a copy edit, or a proofread? Leviathan Editing ensures constructive, sensitive treatment of your manuscript. Petra is an accredited editor with the Institute of Professional Editors and a manuscript assessor with Writers Victoria, covering all genres, including fiction, non-fiction and educational.

Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, Education/Reference
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal

Formerly the National Book Council Manuscript Assessment Service, Lynk sprang to life in 1998. Lynk is very well established with publishers and literary agents as a reputable and professional service for writers. A comprehensive team of published authors and book editors, with individual specialities spanning all genres and a shared commitment to good writing, work as Lynk’s assessors. Our aim is to provide expert constructive feedback so your manuscript may be developed to its full potential. Numerous authors who have used Lynk have gone on to secure publishing deals.

We provide assessments for all genres of fiction, and in all forms – e.g. novels, novellas, short-story collections; all fields of non fiction; plays and film scripts; poetry; and all forms of writing for children. We also offer a full suite of publishing services, including manuscript development, copy editing, mentoring, consulting, self-publishing and, when a manuscript is of an exceptional standard, agenting.

Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference, Indigenous, Travel, International
Same day
Editing, Typing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring, User Pays/Self-Publishing Services

Lynette is skilled at creating documents in Word and formatting your manuscript ready for submission to publishers. As a qualified copy editor and proofreader, she will work with you to edit and/or proofread your fiction project offering expert advice regarding English grammar and structure of sentences and paragraphs.

Children/Young Adult, General Fiction, Romance, Short Stories
Editing, Typing, Proofreading
Memories in Print

Edits and produces in print or e-form already written autobiographies. Also writes memoirs from interviews, which turned into normal life stories or ghost written. Qualifications: Dr Virginia Lowe has written three autobiographies based on interviews with elderly people. (Who often enjoy telling their stories to receptive outsiders). She has also written a book (Stories, Pictures and Reality) and numerous articles. Her staffs are all sympathetic listeners and expert writers.

Digital/E-Publishing

Non-Fiction Manuscript Development/Appraisal Service: Rhonda Whitton provides: manuscript appraisal, mentoring and manuscript development. No-nonsense advice on content, writing style, editorial issues and strength of writing. Editing available. Rhonda is a journalist, experienced writing teacher and corporate trainer. She conceived/compiled first five editions of ‘The Australian Writer’s Marketplace’. Book Proposal Appraisal Service available based on ‘A Decent Proposal’.

Auto/Biography, Non-Fiction, Education/Reference, Travel
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring
Power of Words

Jennifer at Power of Words helps non-fiction authors with editing services and writing coaching (six months) to develop their book.

Auto/Biography, Non-Fiction, International
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring
PublishMyBook.online

PublishMyBook.Online is different to other self-publishing services. We are about human relationships not automation and yet we bring you the best of both worlds: project management, workflow and efficiency alongside creative ability, skill and knowledge.

This is so that you can have a high-quality book and ebook for an affordable price. Throughout the self-publishing journey you won’t feel like you’re alone because PublishMyBook.Online is with you every step of the way. You only have to take a look at the genuine, heartfelt feedback we have received to know we mean what we say and are people you can trust.

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference, Indigenous, Travel, International
1-2 business days
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Printing, Design/Illustration, Distribution, Ebook Creation, User Pays/Self-Publishing Services
Strictly Literary

If you’re a writer you create visions, dreams and experiences. We transform your knowledge, imagination, memories and experiences into digital products which can be shared, traded, sold, adapted, improved and ultimately re-purposed and curated for ongoing new audiences around the world. This means words, pictures, music, designs and games. Our services can help digitally package, present, distribute and sell your products to a global market.

Digital/E-Publishing, Auto/Biography, Children/Young Adult, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction, History, Education/Reference, Indigenous, Travel, International
Editing, Proofreading, Mentoring, Printing, Distribution, Ebook Creation, User Pays/Self-Publishing Services

Wordplay Editing Services owner and founder, Michele Perry, has over 17 years experience in publishing, editing and copywriting. Having worked with various publishers, she and her team can assist you with all your writing and editing requirements. Wordplay’s goal is to make your manuscript the best it can possibly be, offering substantial editing, copyediting, proofreading, assessment, and writing mentorship.

Auto/Biography, Crime, General Fiction, Non-Fiction, Romance, Short Stories, Speculative Fiction
Editing, Proofreading, Manuscript Appraisal, Mentoring