QUICK SPARK EDITING SERVICES

For those who want submission package read-throughs all the way up to developmental report on a full manuscript, this could be the option for you.

Turnaround time is usually around 2 weeks.

What does a developmental report include?

The prices below are for developmental reports which, for novels, include the following:

Overall thoughts

Market

Age range and word count

Structure

Characters

Pacing

Voice/Narrative

Dialogue

World-building (setting for contemporary)

Summary

*This does not include in-line comments on the manuscript itself. If you’d like that, in addition to the report, please contact Melissa on Melissa@write-mentor.com to discuss the additional rates for this, which are done on an individual basis.

Example prices:

Rates are on a sliding scale, depending on word count.

Word CountPrice £ (incl VAT)
Up to 20k250
20-30k300
30-40k350
40-50k400
50-60k425
60-70k450
70-80k475
80-90k500
90-100k550
Others
Submission Package
(Letter, synopsis, first 3 chapters or 10k – whichever is shorter)
99
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Once you pay for your developmental edit, please follow the instructions in your confirmation email to send your document to Melissa, who will pass it onto your editor.

Want to know what to expect? Read a helpful blog post here by two of our editors: SPARK EDITING – A LIGHTING FLASH OF INSPIRATION FOR YOUR BOOK

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