Book Editing FAQ

Blue Handle Publishing

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How much does it cost to get a book edited?
    It can range from free to very expensive. It depends on what you are looking for.
  • What does a book editor do?
    There are different editors from ones who help with grammar and structure and others that help with development.
  • What is the book editing process?
    Making your rough-draft ready for the world. 
  • How much does it cost to publish and edit a book?
    It can range from free to super expensive. I wish I could tell you more, but it’s true.
  • How much does it cost to publish and edit a book?
    It can range from free to super expensive. I wish I could tell you more, but it’s true.
  • Can an editor steal your book?
    Any book without an ISBN can be stolen without recourse.  
  • How many pages is 50000 words?
    Depends.
  • How much should I pay an editor to edit my book?
    Depends on what the going rate is, and what you both feel is fair.
  • How long does editing a book take?
    Also depends, some people are fast, but it’s not always best.
  • What is the difference between a proofreader and an editor?
    Yes, a big one.

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