Author Avenue is a team of professional editors and designers currently working in the publishing industry who have joined together to offer you a full range of editorial services. From editing and proofreading to formatting and layout, press releases to cover art, we can - and have - done it all.
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With a combined total of nearly 30 years of book editing, copy editing, proof reading, cover design, and print and ebook layout, this trio can deliver quality work that fulfills all your publishing needs, while complying with industry standards...
Jan 8, 2015|Other - Writing Services|$338|Completed
We offer several different levels of editing, design and marketing services.
All editing follows standard professional practices and is done in Mircorsoft Word using Track Changes and Comments (unless otherwise requested). I adhere to standard English punctuation, grammar, and syntax rules. Chicago Manual of Style rules will be applied to manuscripts/short stories, and Associated Press Style will be applied to articles (unless otherwise requested).
Proof Reading: Spelling, punctuation, grammar and continuity check.
Basic Copy Editing: Spelling, punctuation, grammar, continuity check, sentence structure, syntax, and word choice. Flagging for permissions/copyright issues.
Substantial Developmental Editing: Check for character development, plot holes, scene structure, voice, pacing, POV consistency, sentence structure and word choice, as well as spelling, punctuation, grammar and consistency check. Flagging for permissions/copyright issues.
A completely personalized workshop customized to your manuscript, covering story telling essentials to take your book to the next level: plot structure, pacing the story, character development and motivation, scene structure, world building, increasing tension and upping the stakes.
All work is done in Adobe InDesign CS6 and/or Adobe Photoshop CS6. Clients will be supplied with a press-ready, high-resolution PDF composite file and JPG where applicable. Separations...
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