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Allison B. | Elance
 
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Allison B.

Professional Services. Affordable Prices.
   United States
  |   Oxford, PA

Overview

Allison is a professional editor and ghostwriter. She has worked with traditional publishers and freelance writers on over fifty books including USA Today Bestsellers _Dirty Trick_ and _Down on Her Knees_. Allison's experience spans from the query process through to completion and publication.

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Skills (10)

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Line Editing

Service Description

Content Editing (AKA Developmental Editing)

What I Look For: point of view, characterization, showing vs telling, description, sensory details, dialogue, setting, pacing, plot

What You'll Receive: A Word document detailing each element listed above as well as light in-line comments throughout your manuscript noting suggestions and errors. Please note that line edits will not be included.

What You'll Pay: $ .004 per word

When You'll Receive it: Estimated work period is 1 day/5,000 words. On average, a 50,000 word book will take 10 days to complete.

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Line Editing

What I Look For: awkward or unclear sentences, tense shifting, repetition of sentence patterns, overused words/phrases, inauthentic-sounding dialogue, body parts acting independently, grammatical errors

What You'll Receive: In-line comments throughout your manuscript noting suggestions and errors. Please note that content edits will not be included and while typos will be corrected if found, this is not a copy editing service.

What You'll Pay: $ .005 per word

When You'll Receive it: Estimated work period is 1 day/4,000 words. On average, a 50,000 word book will take 13 days to complete.

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Employment

Self-Employed
Ghost Writer
2013 - Present
Entangled Publishing LLC.
Senior Editor
2012 - 2014

Education

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
B.A./B.S. English Language and Literature
2009 - 2012
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line editing
content editing
developmental editing
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