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Book Editing Services and Book Proofreading Services

Editage’s Book Editing service will help you engage your readers with great content and an eye-catching design. Get editing experts to improve the language of your literature and guide you in developing your ideas, plot, and characters. Once we have refined your manuscript, our book typesetting and cover design experts will give your book a professional look by formatting it according to the guidelines of your publisher and designing a cover that will make it stand out from the crowd.

Our Book Editing services are carefully crafted for authors writing different genres (fiction and non-fiction) and with different requirements and budgets.

  • Professional editing, feedback, proofreading, and perfect formatting
  • Cover design & typesetting services
  • Get a free sample edit of up to 1,700 words

Book Editing & Cover Design Services with Editage


Book Editing Service

Book editing services to make sure that sentences are concise and the draft is free of grammatical and typographical errors.

Cover Design & Typesetting Service

Visually attractive cover designs that will complement the book’s clean and consistent inner pages

Combo Packs

Choose the right book editing plan and combine it with the typesetting & design service to get your draft publishing ready.
100%Quality Guarantee & Confidentiality Assurance

In the rare case our work fails to delight you, we’ll re-work on it till you’re 100% happy. We work hard to protect your work by making all our experts sign a strict NDA. Your files are also secured with latest ISO standard systems (ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified)

Choose a Book Editing Plan

Editage offers 2 Book Editing plans. Choose the one that fits your bill.


Starting from


Concise & error free language
  • Sentence structure and word choice

  • Spelling and grammar, Proofreading

  • Multiple rounds of editing

  • Plot and pacing (for fiction)

  • Character development (for fiction, biographies, and autobiographies)

  • Review of core concept to improve appeal (for non-fiction)


Starting from



Eliminate repetition & weak narratives
  • Sentence structure and word choice

  • Spelling and grammar, Proofreading

  • Multiple rounds of editing

  • Plot and pacing (for fiction)

  • Character development (for fiction, biographies, and autobiographies)

  • Review of core concept to improve appeal (for non-fiction)

Book Cover Design & typesetting services

Visually attractive design & typesetting services by our experts ensure your book has a consisten & clean theme

Typesetting & Cover Design

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  • Visually attractive cover designs that will complement the book’s theme and appeal to the target audience

  • Clean and consistent inner pages

  • Appropriate typeface, image placement, and paragraph formatting

  • Use of industry-recommended software programs like Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Photoshop

Book Editing & Design combo plan

To get the most out of these services, combine your preferred Book Editing service with the Typesetting & Cover Design service.

Why choose Editage Book Editing Service?

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reliable & affordable
Try us before you hire us

01  Get a free sample edit of up to 1,700 words

You need to make sure that your book is being handled by the best, and we understand that. We will be happy to edit up to 1,700 words of your book manuscript for free. You can opt for our book editing services only after you are convinced of our quality and service.

  • Largest in-house editorial team

  • 3,163+ subject-specialist English editors

  • Personalized and seamless customer experience

  • No-questions-asked guarantee

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02  Who are our editors?

A lot of effort has gone into your draft, and it is only fair that it is edited by someone who understands not only your writing but also your vision. We have selected experts who are experienced in editing manuscripts on literature, society, arts, culture, and the like; are familiar with publishing standards and conventions; and know how to translate ideas into engaging content.




Subjects Covered


Books Edited

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03  Book Translation + English Editing

Once translated, your draft will be edited for accurate English usage. This is done to ensure that your book is publication-ready. However, English editing is an add-on service and can be excluded if you want to use the English draft for reference purposes only.


Papers edited


Authors served

20+ years

Editing Experience

Book Editing Service Features & benefits

Available with all plans


100% confidentiality assurance, on-time delivery guarantee and quality guarantee. ISO–certified security management systems.

Dedicated project manager

The project manager will understand your requirements and ensure that they are met throughout the cycle.

Multiple-round editing

You can ask the editor to re-check the parts of the book that you have modified after language editing.

Types of manuscripts supported by our Book Editing and Book Formatting Services

Academic books belonging to any subject area

Journals and magazines

Novels and short stories

Book chapters

Non-fiction like memoirs, travelogues, journalistic writing

Popular genres in fiction, including fantasy, thriller, crime, among others

4 Reasons why Editage’s Book Editing and Formatting Service is every author’s first choice
  • Superior editorial capabilities – Our editorial team comprises over 3,000+ native English editors who provide in-depth editing to eliminate language errors, improve the manuscript for style and tone, all while ensuring the author’s voice remains intact and your unique story shines through.
  • More than just book editing – As a publication specialist for more than 20 years, Editage has consistently been able to pre-empt authors’ needs and make their publishing journeys smoother. In addition to standard book editing, we also offer consultative editing for content and plot level improvements as well as typesetting, formatting, and cover art design services.
  • Multiple rounds of editing – Writing and editing a book is an iterative process involving several drafts and rounds of improvements. Hence, Editage offers authors unlimited re-editing so that our publication experts can collaborate with you to deliver a manuscript with the highest quality standards, till you’re fully satisfied with the output.
  • High standards of data security – Not only do our editors honour a strict non-negotiable NDA, but your files are also secure on our ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certified systems so that you can submit your book manuscripts with complete confidence that your intellectual property is confidential and safe with us.

Frequently Asked Questions

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    Do I need a book editing service and why is it important?

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    How do book editing services work?

  • 03

    What is the difference between developmental editing and copy editing?

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    How is Editage’s Book Editing and Book Formatting Service different from other editing services?

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    What types of books qualify for your editing service?

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    How much does the book editing service cost?

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    How long does it take to edit a book?

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    How does a book typesetting service help?

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    How long does it take to typeset a book?

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⏰ Turnaround timeDepends on Word count
💲 Rate per wordStarts at $0.017/words (standard book editing only)
✏️ Feedback AreasSentence structure, word choice, Spelling, grammar, Proofreading
📄 Document typesFiction and Non-Fiction Books
🪄 Available Benefits Discounted Multiple rounds of editing, Cover design & typesetting services* (* at additional cost)

What our book editing service users say

  • “I am happy with the work done by Editage and my book is now out for sale”

    Oluwakemi Odujinrin

    Author, Intimate Worship Songs and Poems

    Availed of Editing and Book Design services

  • Although I was initially skeptical that a company that focuses on academics had good editors for non-fiction and memoirs, I was impressed with the pro... Read more

    Mike Kendellen

    Author, Making It Happen: A Memoir of Peace Corps and Venezuela in the 1970s

  • I have absolutely loved this service. What I appreciated was that you offered an opportunity for my manuscript to be reviewed multiple times at reason... Read more

    Maya Castro

    Author, The Spoils System - Navigating the Political Culture of High School Sports (to be published

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