Red Line Editorial

Self-Publishers

We welcome projects from self-publishers who are looking for professional feedback on their manuscript and a professional design and layout. Please contact us for a quote. Our services include:

Editorial Services:

  • An assessment review of the manuscript for rewrite recommendations to the author
  • Full developmental edit of the manuscript
  • A full copy edit, using the style guide of your choice
  • A full proofread during the pagination process
  • Indexing
  • Photo research and rights acquisition

Design & Production Services:

  • An original cover/interior design and print template
  • Coordination with the printer of your choice to meet their specifications for a print run
  • Illustration management, including file routing and sketch reviews for content and technical specifications
  • Photo color correction and placement
  • Pagination and review process, including:
  • – First layout with all text, photos, and design elements placed
    – Second layout with all final hi res images, photo credits, text, and final design elements placed
    – Final layout for author’s print approval

  • Final press-ready PDFS, provided to your chosen printer

Digital Services:

  • eBook conversion from print-ready file or from Word document, if electronic-only book
  • Choose from multiple formats, including:
  • – ePub
    – Kindle
    – iBooks

  • Site build for a promotional website
  • Social media setup services
Red Line Editorial