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Professional editing, proofreading and book formatting services for indie authors.

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Editing

As an indie author, you want your book to be a permanent asset – that means having your manuscript edited to give it the best chance of success.

I can help you publish a novel you are proud of.

Proofreading

Proofreading is the final, forensic polish before publication. It is crucial to ensure any missed errors or inconsistencies are spotted and corrected.

I can help you publish a book you feel confident about.

Formatting

Formatting ensures your book interior looks professional. Vellum formatting provides EPUB and PDF files that are fully compatible with KDP.

I can help you create a fantastic interior based on your preferences.

Testimonials

The Devil's Missal by Cathy Dobson
The Highwayman by Gary Pearson

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Is Vellum Formatting Suitable For My Book?

Is Vellum Formatting Suitable For My Book?

If you’re an indie author considering having your fiction or nonfiction book formatted before self publishing it, this blog is for you. It […]

What Front and Back Matter Should I Include in my Book?

What Front and Back Matter Should I Include in my Book?

What front and back matter should I include in my book? If you’re an indie author, especially a debut indie author, you might […]

5 Formatting Mistakes to Avoid in Your Manuscript

5 Formatting Mistakes to Avoid in Your Manuscript

Do you want your self published book’s layout to look as polished as possible, to give it an even greater chance of success? […]

Penning and Planning – The Editing Process

Penning and Planning – The Editing Process

How do indie authors work with a freelance manuscript editor? This blog post explains the outline for Penning and Planning – The Editing […]

Penning and Planning – The Formatting Process

Penning and Planning – The Formatting Process

How do indie authors work with a freelance book formatter? This blog post explains the outline for Penning and Planning – The Formatting […]

10 recyclable social media content ideas for authors

10 recyclable social media content ideas for authors

Are you a new indie author struggling to think of content for your social media platforms? Are you suffering from ‘paralysis by analysis’, […]

Portfolio Selection

Red Herrings and Blind Alleys
From Blag To Blog by Jo Watson
Author 2020 Blog Series Lulu Wood
The Power of Praise: Empowering Students Through Positive Feedback
The Highwayman by Gary Pearson
Content Fortress
Listen by Deborah Pezzuto
The Book I Wish I'd Read At 13 by Kelly Oakes
Healing Wings by Natalie Sherwood