Editorial Services

Angelella Editorial is a full-service craft-based editing agency, providing professional, in-depth and honest critiques to writers across multiple platforms. Kate Angelella specializes in editing Middle Grade, Young Adult, New Adult and literary fiction as well as genre fiction, including: Women’s Fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Mystery. Angelella Editorial’s mission is simple: working with writers to develop their skills, hone their craft, and discover their own unique voice.

Editorial Assessment: a big-picture editorial summary of your polished, completed draft. Details broad-strokes items such as plot, character development, pacing, and other various essential elements of story.

Developmental & Structural Editing: an extremely in-depth analysis of plot & character development, conflict examination, pacing, setting, and other essential elements of craft. Substantial notes for suggested revisions, questions, and recommended supplemental reading, plus revision review, are included.

Proofreading & Line Editing: line-by-line editing for readability, sentence continuity, structure, grammar, spelling, punctuation, and usage.

Substantive Editing: this package includes a developmental edit of your work, followed by a review of revisions, proofreading & line editing.

Author Coaching: Kate will work with you one-on-one to take your idea from concept, to loose outline, to a chapter-by-chapter outline, after which you will write the book chapter by chapter until an entire draft is complete. Throughout this process, you and Kate will have weekly, hour-long Skype chats or phone calls to discuss, implement, and reach writing goals successfully.

Query Letter Development & Composition: development, composition, and review of agent/editor query letters, using a loose formula based on recent real and successful agent query letters.

If you are in need of a service that is not listed above, please email Kate for more information at kateangelella [at] gmail [dot] com.