Free Sample Edit

Contact me for your free seven page sample edit?

If you have recently taken up writing, and have aspirations to get published, then you can rest assured that the Sample Edit will point you in the right direction by highlighting your strengths and weaknesses.

Whether you want me to assess character construction, plot, themes, genre, dialogue, point of view, format, style, time-lapse or grammar and punctuation, you can depend on a safe pair of editorial hands to quickly and professionally assess what you have written, and help you to discover the strengths and weaknesses of your writing.


The Sample Edit will provide you with a basic starting point for an overall evaluation of your writing and the genre you are focusing on. It is the perfect service for developing bright ideas and having them professionally critiqued. You can then proceed to write your novel in the confidence of what you are doing right, and more importantly, what you might need to improve on.

I will edit the first 7 pages of your novel for free, so contact me today, to discover how I work, and decide If I am the editor for you.

This service has a set price of £47.50

I will also write a short critique for you alongside editing your written sample.

This service is only available for a sample of 3000 words or under.

The Sample Edit

What the Sample Edit includes:
• An editorial assessment of 3000 words or under
• A mark-up of your written sample
• A short critique highlighting the strengths and weaknesses of your writing.

Client Comments

Shelley, you saw the heart in this story and made it beat stronger

Lara Williamson, Usborne, A Boy Called Hope

A Boy Called Hope book

I would like to discuss my project.

If you want to discuss a project, just fill in the form and I will contact you as soon as I can. Or alternatively, drop me a line at shelley@thebookeditorialexpert.com