Manuscript Evaluation

Type 1:  New writers often have similar problems such as cluttered characters, shaky story structures, piecemeal plots, bodacious backstories, and reckless redundancies.  If this sounds familiar, an overview manuscript evaluation might help. This edit focuses on the . five areas mentioned above. You receive a written report that pinpoints your story’s strengths and weaknesses. The edit does not include specific suggestions on changes, line edits, or the marking of typos.

Fees are based on nationally accepted standards. Payment plans are available.

Type 2: A full manuscript evaluation is a critique that not only identifies the areas in Manuscript Evaluation Type 1 but suggests alternate themes, organization, dialogue, sub-plots, descriptive passages, and tie-ins. It does not include line edits or typos.

It includes the following assessments of the:

  • story arc
  • hook
  • inciting incident
  • plot and subplot consistency
  • character development
  • POV
  • dialogue
  • settings
  • pacing
  • transitions

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