I offer four book coaching packages, as well as a Manuscript Evaluation package and a Story Evaluation package. I also offer Editing Services. Please contact me with questions or to get started.

Book Coaching Package #1: Planning Your Book

This coaching package involves us working together one-on-one to create and review a book plan you will turn in to me over the course of four deadlines. The plan will be completed in a form I will provide to you. I will provide inline comments regarding the strengths and weaknesses of your story plan after each deadline. We will have an intake call before you begin the process and four half-hour coaching calls throughout the process.

Pricing: $1,250
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 15-20 hours of work on my part plus costs.

Book Coaching Package #2: Writing Your Book

This all-inclusive coaching package will lead to the writing of a full novel of up to 300 pages. The package consists of an intake call, completion of the Planning Your Book process outlined in Package #1 (but with a single deadline and preliminary coaching call), and twelve coaching deadlines. You will turn in 25 pages per deadline, I will provide inline comments regarding the strengths and weaknesses of your pages, and we will have twelve half-hour coaching calls, one after each deadline, to discuss your pages and my comments.

Pricing: $6,000
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 85-90 hours of work on my part plus costs.
* Additional deadlines of up to 25 pages each with a half-hour coaching call per deadline are available at $500 per deadline.

Book Coaching Package #3: Rewriting Your Book

This coaching package will consist of a full rewrite/revision of your novel of up to 300 pages. The package consists of a Manuscript Evaluation (see below) followed by six coaching deadlines. For each coaching deadline you will turn in 50 pages per deadline, I will provide inline comments regarding the strengths and weaknesses of your pages, and we will have six half-hour coaching calls, one after each deadline to discuss your pages and my comments.

Pricing: $4,800
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 60-65 hours of work on my part plus costs.
* Additional deadlines of up to 25 pages each with a half-hour coaching call per deadline are available at $400 per deadline.

Book Coaching Package #4: Querying Agents

This coaching package will result in a query or pitch plan with a polished query letter, a polished synopsis, and a minimum of ten researched agents suitable for you and your manuscript, as well as six months of query support.

Pricing: $2,250
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 25-30 hours of work on my part plus costs.

Manuscript Evaluation

This evaluation consists of a one-pass reading of your manuscript and a minimum two-page editorial letter identifying the strengths and weaknesses of your manuscript with respect to elements such as structure, plot, character development, and point of view.

Pricing: $600
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 10-15 hours of work on my part plus costs.

Story Evaluation

This evaluation consists of you creating a guided plan for your book and me reviewing your book plan. I will provide inline comments regarding the strengths and weaknesses of your story plan, and we will have one half-hour coaching call to discuss your story plan and my comments.

Pricing: $300
Rate transparency statement: I do not charge by the hour. However, in the interest of transparency regarding my rates, for most clients, this package will consist of approximately 5-10 hours of work on my part plus costs.

 

 Please contact me with questions or to get started.