We are a team of published, bestselling authors and editors with years of experience in composing, editing, and publishing literary and journalistic works. Our efforts have resulted in numerous award-winning, bestselling works for authors and playwrights the world over, as well as stellar resumes, standout websites, and other professional offerings.
Hiring a ghostwriter/editor is an important investment - but very worthwhile. Our rates are fair, flexible, and competitive; typically lower than those of an editorial/ghostwriting agency - but still giving the utmost professional consideration to your project. We'll also work with you to make reasonable payment arrangements.
See below for a comprehensive breakdown of our editing services:
Typesetting/layout services involve preparing your manuscript in standard print format by setting margins, creating headers, establishing proper spacing, adding page numbering, and including table of contents and index, if necessary. Our typesetting/layout services are offered on a per page basis, and our standard rate is $0.75/per page.
Our editing services are offered on three separate levels. See below for a detailed breakdown of each:
Copy Editing: Copy editing services involve correcting basic errors of usage, grammar, spelling, and punctuation. Our copy editing services are offered on a per word basis, and our standard rate is $0.01/word.
Line Editing: Line editing services involve addressing such issues as the clarity, tone, and consistency of the manuscript, ensuring that the writing is clear and that the material flows properly and naturally. Also, additions or deletions to the content are made where necessary in order to achieve the aforementioned purposes. Our line editing services are offered on a per word basis, and our standard rate is $0.012/word.
Developmental Editing: Developmental editing services involve rewording the manuscript text for clarity, tense, and active voice, addressing the story line, character development, word usage, and other factors in order to help the manuscript flow and flesh out characters & dialogue. In addition, formatting may be altered in order to bring out key points by adding new headings, bulleted lists, sidebars, or simple paragraph breaks. Our developmental editing services are offered on a per word basis, and our standard rate is $0.015/word.
Book video trailers are excellent cutting-edge promotional tools to help you spread the word about your book to the masses - and ours are in high demand! With the advent of online marketing, increasing numbers of authors and publishers are beginning to embrace the value of having such an invaluable tool as a video trailer to help publicize their titles.
Our high quality creations have received the highest praise from authors and viewers alike, and numerous authors for whom we've crafted trailers have come back to thank us for helping boost their book sales. Since we first began creating trailers in October 2007, we have produced over 300 promotional videos for authors & publishers worldwide. We have also partnered with numerous publishing houses, review & publicity firms, and literary publicists in order to make our trailer creation services available to authors all throughout the literary world.
In creating a trailer for your book, we work directly with you to design everything from the storyline to the images/video clips used to the music selected, ensuring that we bring your vision to life. Once your trailer is complete, we post it to our network of over 100 video sharing channels, including YouTube, TrailerSpy, Veoh, Preview The Book, and YourBookTube. We also supply you with the online code for your trailer in order to post it on your site(s), and we provide you with a hard copy of your trailer for use at signings, conventions, and other networking events.
Our trailer packages begin at only $99 - far below the typical rates of our competitors. In order to craft your video, we require the following info:
- A 4-5 line synopsis of your book, outlining the primary storyline - including such details as the historical timeframe, general setting, and ethnicities/appearances of characters - Any specific images/video clips that you'd like to include in the trailer - The type of musical background that you'd like to feature in the video (e.g. inspirational, suspenseful, romantic, etc.) - Ordering information for your title, including ISBN, your website URL, and where it can be purchased (e.g. Amazon.com, Barnesandnoble.com)
Please forward the aforementioned information to us at Trailers@GWExtra.com. We typically complete our initial draft of your trailer within 7-10 business days. Once your draft is complete, you will be allowed a maximum two (2) rounds of revision at no extra cost.
Click HERE to visit our YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/gwextra) and view all of our highly acclaimed creations, and don't miss this great chance to promote your book to millions of readers worldwide.
How does a Christian woman maintain a bright outlook as she struggles through the psychological nightmare of breast cancer? A wife and mother, the Jan Hasak is faced with a cancer crisis while raising three young boys, working full time, and teaching Sunday School. This intensely personal story chronicles how the Lord sustained her through two bouts of cancer as the reader discovers her process for enduring diagnosis and treatment, making instant decisions, seeking support groups, facing a… Continue
Thirty-five-year-old Andrea and her sister, Leah, have always been close - until the day Andrea’s husband is killed by a drunk driver. Leah and other family members then rush to the widow’s side in order to help her deal with her grief, and the day after the funeral Andrea learns that she’s pregnant with the second child that she and her husband so longed to have. Andrea soon becomes so consumed in her grief that she begins to lash out at the people she loves the most. She especially aims her… Continue
Through Divine Connections, you will discover God's power for Godly marriages, families, and friendships; God's desire to work through ministries, God's desire to bless children and youth, and Kingdom preparation for your Destiny. Discover in the pages of this book how God placed in all of us His purpose to advance the Kingdom, and how God desires personally to connect each of us in the Kingdom of God to be a blessing. As you read, you will be encouraged and challenged to come out of your… Continue
“Thanks for capturing the essence of my book by selecting the right text, music, and images. I'm proud to display this classy video. It enhances the professionalism of my book and website - and exceeded my expectations.”
Usiku, author of
Eloquence, Rhythm, & Renaissance
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Calo was a good, strong, caring young man - that is, before evil consumed his mind and took control of his life when he joins The Circulary, a group that sells moonshine to students illegally. It seems harmless enough, but the group is actually headed up by the son of a New Jersey mobster - and Calo’s life soon becomes immersed in violence and intimidation. Can he escape the sinister clutches of The Circulary before it’s too late...?
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"I am determined to be cheerful and happy in whatever situation I may find myself. For I have learned that the greater part of our misery or unhappiness is determined not by our circumstance but by our disposition."
Welcome to Black Author Showcase™. Sit back, relax, and get involved in a thriving literary community. Check out a few member blogs, invite your myspace/facebook friends and associates, upload your works in the Photos section so they will be included on the Main page rotation, join or create a group, post an excerpt of your work on your blog, pimp out your page, and post your events.
Would you like your work included in the site store? Just send the ISBN(s) numbers to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Do you have books on Lulu? If so, send BAS your Lulu storefront link.
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From Janell Harris' interview on mediabistro:Her newest venture is the family- and faith-oriented Web network, Alright TV with her partner Bob Johnson of BET fame, launched last March.Edmonds wants to prove there is a market for feel-good programming. Busy as always, she also recently signed on…See More
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Defiance:The Essential Guide by Syfy, Trion Worlds". . . an informative companion to the groundbreaking TV series and the incredible multiplayer game. Set in the near future, Defiance introduces an exotically transformed planet Earth, its landscapes permanently altered following the sudden – and tumultuous…See More
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