Services

Services

We are a small team of three. Melissa Desveaux – Author Consultant, Jody E. Freeman – Editor and Elise Rorick – Designer.

We will consult with you to meet your desired outcome for your book, take your manuscript and create a beautifully designed, professionally edited book ready for you to upload to your publishing platform. We do offer complete set-up of your book within your account, including keyword research and categorizing your book.

Each of the packages can be customized to suit your personal needs so you can choose which ever package you desire during the publishing process.

We only use reputable book publishers and you have the option to choose during our consultation. 

Editing

Bronze

Developmental edit for  content and marketability

 Line edit for language and to check for areas of improvement

 Copy edit for punctuation, grammar and typos

 Proofread as a final read-through to check for any uncorrected errors

Three revisions

Silver

Developmental edit for  content and marketability

 Line edit for language and to check for areas of improvement

 Copy edit for punctuation, grammar and typos

 Proofread as a final read-through to check for any uncorrected errors

Work directly with the editor

Five revisions

Design and write a unique blurb


Gold

Manuscript evaluation to critique your story before editing

Developmental edit for  content and marketability

 Line edit for language and to check for areas of improvement

 Copy edit for punctuation, grammar and typos

 Proofread as a final read-through to check for any uncorrected errors

Work directly with the editor

Unlimited revisions

Design and write a unique blur

Formatting & Publishing

Bronze

Manuscript formatting up to 100 pages

Choose from three pre-formatted templates

 Three revisions

Both Manuscript and cover converted to either print or e-book format – Choice of one format.

 

Published to any chosen publisher

Silver

Manuscript formatting up to 200 pages 

Choose from five pre-formatted templates

 Three revisions

Both Manuscript and cover converted e-book and print format

Published to any chosen publisher

 

Account set-up


Gold

Manuscript formatting for an unlimited number of pages 

Choose from five pre-formatted templates

 Unlimited revisions

Both Manuscript and cover converted e-book and print format

Published to any chosen publisher

Account set-up

Mock-up books for marketing

Cover Design

Bronze

Simple front cover design featuring:

Plain one or two color background

Single design element

Text heavy design

Author name, book title, and up to two other lines of text included in design (all text provided by author. other lines of text may include quotes or other hooks from the book, reviews, author stats like “from bestselling author”, etc.)

Additional cost  – wrap spine and back design for printed cover 

Three rounds of edits

Silver

Semi-custom cover design featuring:

One to two photos from my personal stock plus up to one design element included for cover artwork

Author name, book title, and up to two other lines of text included in design (all text provided by author. other lines of text may include quotes or other hooks from the book, reviews, author stats like “from bestselling author”, etc.)

Additional cost – corresponding spine and back design for printed cover

 Three rounds of edits


Gold

Full custom cover design featuring:

Fully customized cover artwork including multiple custom photographs and/or hand painted or design elements drawn exclusively for your book! Custom photographs may include underwater or other fantasy styled photo shoots.

Author name, book title, and up to two other lines of text included in design (all text provided by author. other lines of text may include quotes or other hooks from the book, reviews, author stats like “from bestselling author”, etc.)

Corresponding spine and back design for printed cover included

Three rounds of edits

Social media design work, book mock ups and Facebook profile audits for marketing, are also available. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Note: For all packages, we recommend purchasing an ISBN (international standard book number). We recommend purchasing these through Bowker or Thorpe Bowker.  Some publishers offer a free ISBN however please be aware that by choosing this option you will not have full control of where you can sell your book and you won’t be acknowledged as the publisher.

Meet the Team

Melissa Desveaux- Author and Author Consultant

Melissa found writing through her life experience after struggling through pregnancy loss. She has self-published three of her own books and a journal Through her writing, she realized that many people want to share their own experiences and publish their own books.  She found that authors struggled to understand the writing and self-publishing process. She now finds joy in helping people start writing their own book and to get it published. Melissa also has a course to help aspiring authors write and self-publish on their own.

Editor -Proofreader - Ghostwriter

A long time avid reader, Jody found herself picking apart just about anything she could read at a young age. She has always had a natural eye for catching  mistakes both big and small, and being able to breathe new life into weary manuscripts. After she earned degrees in English and specialized in grant writing, she realized that helping other writers polish their gold was her true passion.

Elise Rorick - Artist, Designer & Photographer

As the Enchantment Artist, book designer, and photographer behind Lusicovi Creative, Elise helps creatives realize their dreams by creating enchanting imagery that connects the heart of their story to their audience. She is a self proclaimed nerd who loves the sea, the stars, and above all a good story. She specializes in helping self publishing authors sell more books by using custom artwork and design to create enchanting book covers that capture the story within and entice the reader to open the book for more. Elise always been a huge bookworm and natural storyteller. She believes in the power of captivating book covers to tell the story of the magic within. And more importantly, she believes in the power of those stories to move and connect people.