Services for Writers

SisterMuses

Your words…perfected.

From blog posts and websites to novels, academic papers to white papers, nonfiction to poetry…SisterMuses can help you present the most polished and elegant product to your readers!

Browse through our services below and then contact us for a personalized project review and quote!

Basic Proofreading Services

Confident in your writing but want an expert eye to scan through your literary offering before submission?  Our proofreading service involves checking for grammatical mistakes, spelling errors, word usage errors, and minor format issues (“typos”).  We will review any size project.  

Up to 50,000 words: $0.02/word

Over 50,000 words: $0.02/word up to 50K words, $0.01/word over 50K

There is a minimum charge of $15 per project.

Story Analysis and Doctoring (FICTION)

Our Story Analysis package provides a content-based review of your work plus basic proofreading.  We review your story’s plot, characterization, pacing, tone, and style, in addition to line-editing your work. If you want a comprehensive, professional review of your project prior to submission for publication (or prior to self-publication), this service may be right for you.

Average fee: $8.00/page*

There is a minimum charge of $30 per project. 

*A “page” is Times 12 pt. font, single-spaced, 8.5×11 with 1″ standard margins

Content Review (NONFICTION)

Our content review for nonfiction authors is similar to our story analysis for fiction. We will review your project for logical argument, clear expression, tone consistency, and appropriate voice for your target audience. This service is already bundled with our basic proofreading service.

Average fee: $8.00/page*

There is a minimum charge of $30 per project. 

*A “page” is Times 12 pt. font, single-spaced, 8.5×11 with 1″ standard margins

Cover Design Service

Creating a stunning cover is one of the most important marketing decisions you will make for your book. Don’t have the knowledge or time to design it yourself?  Let us work with you to create a well-formatted and beautiful cover for you.

Fully customized cover for print and ebooks: $600

Basic design for print and ebooks: $200

Customized ebook cover design only: $400

Interior Formatting and Manuscript Design

Is your manuscript ready to publish?  Are you daunted by the formatting requirements of e-book publishers like Smashwords or Kindle or just don’t have the time to prep your manuscript?  Let us do the work of formatting your work for you!

Paperback formatting: $100

Kindle formatting: $75 (add Smashwords for just $50 more!)

Total formatting package for print and ebook: $225

Ghostwriting Services

If you have a concept for a fiction or nonfiction project and want to outsource the writing to someone else, we would love to discuss your ideas and help you bring them to life on the page! Our ghostwriting services include proofreading and content editing. You can choose to add additional services — such as cover design, formatting and manuscript design, and a marketing consultation — for a complete treatment of your concept from start to finish.

Pricing for the Ghostwriting Package is completely project based. Please submit the form below or email inquiries (at) sistermuses (dot) com for a personalized quote.

The Total Package

Are you intimidated by the process of publishing and want someone to guide you through from start to finish? With our Total Package, we start by taking a comprehensive look at your writing, your goals as an author, and the story in particular. We will do a complete story analysis and edit, working with you one-on-one to ensure that your story ends up better than you could ever have imagined. Finally, we will format your book’s interior and create a breathtaking cover.

Pricing for the Total Package is based on page count and level of formatting and book cover customization desired. Please submit the form below or email inquiries (at) sistermuses (dot) com for a personalized quote.

Ready for the Next Step?

To help you get the best results for your investment, we offer a complimentary review of the first 10 pages of your manuscript plus synopsis. (For projects under 10 pages, we will review the entire manuscript.) Please fill out the contact form below and we will be in touch with instructions on how to submit your work for review!

Policy for All Services for Writers

  • While we accept writing projects of all sizes, scopes, and genres, we do not consider or accept erotic or hateful subject matter.
  • 50% of the quoted price will be due up front before any work is begun.  The rest of the fee will be due when your work is returned to you and you are satisfied.  We respectfully request that payments be completed within 14 days after you have approved your project’s completion.
  • We accept PayPal and all major credit cards except American Express. Payment details will be sent to you with your contract.
We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee all of our work. If you are not satisfied for any reason, we will make it right! 
Please email us at inquiries@sistermuses.com with any questions or comments!

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