Only a single manuscript file is accepted for editing services. Book cover files are not needed nor are they accepted.
- English language only
- File Type: Microsoft Word format (.doc or .docx)
- Page Size: 8.5x11”
- Pages Margins: Set to 1” on all 4 sides left, right, top, and bottom.
- Font Type: Times New Roman
- Font Size: 12pt.
- Line Spacing: Double
- No mark ups or track changes on file
- Remove all images and replace with placeholder text, for example [image123.jpg goes here]
Note: Not following the specifications may result in additional charges.
Children's books and picture books
If you are submitting a children's book or other picture book for editing please include on each page a description of the image. The editor will need good context to understand how the text works with the images.
Scene: A baby bunny and a baby turtle are standing in a school yard having a conversation.
Bunny: "I am light and fury and really fast. I could beat you in a race any day baby turtle."
Turtle: "Don't be so sure my good friend. I am steady and focused and have won many races against bunnies just like you."