A quality service at competitive prices
£150.00 per session
A manuscript appraisal is a detailed and substantial core document offering an objective editorial overview of your manuscript.
Up to 16,000 words (av. 50 pages) : £275.00
Up to 30,000 words (av. 95 pages) : £399.00
Full Manuscript Appraisals
Up to 65,000 words (av. 200 pages): £495.00
Up to 100,000 words (av. 312 pages): £695.00
Up to 150,000 words (av. 468 pages): £850.00
Up to 200,000 words (av. 625 pages): £1025.00
Up to 250,000 words (av. 780 pages): £1200.00
(+£55 for every additional 50 pgs/16,000 wds)
Note: Fees are based on A4 manuscripts in 12 point font, double spaced and printed on one side of the page only. (Both publishers and agents expect submissions in this format). To confirm fees contact us.
All fees are payable in advance.
Example: Up to 100,000 words ( av. 312 pages) + structured fifty minute one-to-one consultation: £780.00.
Three chapters (30 pages/10,000 words), blurb + synopsis + cover letter: £325:00
Up to 10 pages (or 3,000 words): £95.00
10-16 pages (or up to 5,000 words): £105.00
Children’s Picture Books
Up to 500 words: £130 per book
Children’s Illustrated Books
Up to 4,000 words: £140 per book
Includes an appraisal of the first three chapters (30-50 pages), a follow-up consultation, and an agreed plan of action.
£875.00 (complete manuscript)
Includes a full appraisal with fifty minute structured consultation with recommendations for planning and preparation & a second follow-up consultation.
Note: Figures based on average length novel of up to 100,000 words = up to 312 pages. Up to three chapters = 16,000 words, 30-50 pages. Quotes for fiction for children and young people available on request.
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