Your book. Being pulled off the library shelf by an excited reader, the one who got to your book before the other (now-disappointed) kid did.

Your book. The one he’s reading in the car rider line, between classes, at lunch. The one that made him gasp on one page and laugh out loud, making the other kids look at him.

Your book. The one that she stayed up too late reading, risking missing the bus the next morning, because she had to read one more chapter. And another. And another.

Your book.

Your. Book.

Your readers are waiting.

Let’s get your book ready for them.


Hello, I’m Jennifer, and I’m a professional editor and proofreader for authors.

I help self-publishing authors showcase their best work as they prepare their books for publication.


 

 


 

Lily Bowers and the Uninvited Guest

I hired Jennifer to proofread my first middle-grade fantasy book after it had been line edited. I wish I’d met her first though, as there were a few recurring mistakes that were made by my line editor. After I went over the line edit, I sent her my manuscript and mentioned those mistakes because I wasn’t sure if I’d corrected them all. Unfortunately, I missed a bunch too, but she didn’t and caught a few more things. Not only does she have an eye of an eagle, she went above and beyond just a proofread. She gave me suggestions on spots that were questionable that I ended up changing and directed me to various resources to strengthen my message in my book. For edits on my future books, I will just contact her!   Jess Lohmann

 

 

 

Tillie and The Golden Phantom

I commissioned Jennifer Navarre to proofread my children’s middle grade chapter book manuscript, Tillie and the Golden Phantom. From the beginning of the process Jennifer exhibited professionalism and efficiency: I submitted my manuscript for a quote request.   Jennifer replied immediately with a very reasonable cost. I accepted and she sent a formal contract and… Read more “Tillie and The Golden Phantom”