Reckless Abandon Book Services

Affordable Editing for Indie Authors Book editing can be a complicated process, especially for indie authors who are learning the publishing ropes as they go. At Reckless Abandon Book Services, we cut the clutter and give you exactly the kind of editing you need, at a price you can afford. Editorial Assessments – 0.5¢ per word If you are in an early draft, have concerns about broad aspects of your book, or have not yet had any feedback from a professional editor, our editorial assessment is best for you! We provide a big picture evaluation, broken down into specific categories, so you can know exactly what’s working, what isn’t, and how to fix any problems. Editorial assessments focus on: Plot & Pacing Structure Characters Themes Style Line Editing – 2.5¢ per word If you have already put your book through several edits and are in the polishing stage, or if you have concerns about specific scenes or passages, Reckless Abandon’s line editing service is just what you need! We take a close look at your text at the sentence and paragraph level, and provide annotated edits to strengthen your book’s readability. Line editing focuses on: Sentence Structure & Flow Word Choice Clarity of Language Dialogue Consistency Proofreading Plus – 1.5¢ per word If you are getting ready to publish and need another set of eyes to check for misspellings, grammatical errors, formatting issues, or punctuation problems, our Proofreading Plus service is right for you! Confused about the difference between copy editing and proofreading, and whether your book needs both? Fear not! We’re bringing the process into the 21st century by combining both steps into a single affordable service. Proofreading Plus focuses on: Misspelled or Misused Words Incorrect Punctuation Grammar Formatting Errors (line spacing, font size, justification, etc.) Print Layout Issues (if applicable) Self Publish with Confidence! We specialize in editing fiction and narrative non-fiction novels by independent and self published authors. Our #1 goal is to make your book the best it can be!