books_bookeval_01A freelance book editor since 2000, Catherine Rankovic established BookEval.com, LLC, as a full-time professional editing, writing and consulting service in 2010 and has since edited 35+ hard-copy books of fiction and nonfiction, numerous ebooks, and individual stories and essays.

Catherine will treat you as a professional writer, focusing on your work and what you have asked for: evaluation, editing, guidance, mentoring. Her honest feedback anticipates what publishers and agents might tell you. EmailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss your needs.

If you are in business as a writer or publisher, BookEval's services are tax-deductible.

Fees

Catherine's fee for all editing and writing services is $75/hour. Rush or expedited work is $100/hour. This is in the mid-range of the fee schedule printed in the Writer's Market annual. Pay in advance for a certain number of hours (minimum 2 hours) and Catherine will report to you by email when that time is up. Payment may be made

  • instantly and securely through PayPal, which also accepts credit cards OR
  • by checks made out to "BookEval.com, LLC," which must clear before work will start or continue

Emails are BookEval's primary method of communication with authors. Time spent on client emails is not charged to you. You will receive a timesheet of the work done on your manuscript, and a formal invoice will be sent on request.

If you are in business as a writer or publisher, BookEval's services are tax-deductible.

Catherine will treat you as a professional writer, focusing on your work and what you have asked for. Her honest feedback anticipates what publishers and agents may tell you. EmailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss your needs.

The time required for editing can be estimated only after the editor sees a sample chapter.

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