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Next Step Book Coach offers a variety of services to help you reach your goal of writing the best book you can. Whether you're ready to take that first step, or have reached then end and don't know what to do next, we're here to help. 

The First Step                                                           $800

Start strong and turn your great idea into a book

This 8-week writing and coaching program gives you a great start on your novel, whether you want to develop an idea or already have the first few chapters. Weekly exercises lay the groundwork to make starting, and finishing, your novel easier. You gain a deep understanding of your characters and their purpose to help you write a better first draft. 

You receive:

  • Weekly writing exercises for 8 weeks

  • Written feedback on submissions

  • One 30-minute phone call each week to review progress and next steps

  • One-page Action Plan for writing forward

Basic Book Coaching                          $200/month
Ongoing support as you write your novel

Do you need someone on your side? Someone with the tools and knowledge to help you write your best book? Whether you struggle with making your story better, getting the writing done, overcoming writers block or any other step, I can help. Writing doesn't have to be a solitary process. Get the consistent support you need to get the job done.

You receive:

  • Submission review of up to 10 pages per week

  • In-document comments and an editorial summary each week with tips on how to improve your book and next steps

  • One  30 minute phone call per month to discuss progress

* Three month minimum

Next Step Book Coaching                     $450/month
When you're ready to go all out!

Whether you are revising a novel or nonfiction book, or you are committed to finishing quickly, Next Step Coaching is for the dedicated writer. 

You receive:

  • Submission review of up to 20 pages per week

  • In-document comments and an editorial summary each week with tips on how to improve your book and next steps

  • Two 30-minute phone calls per month

  • Unlimited email access


* Three month minimum

Manuscript Review                                     $0.01/word

When you need help making it better

This critique analyzes your full manuscript. This is a comprehensive review that will let you know what is working, and what isn't, in your story. Editorial comments will help you understand what's working and how to fix what's not so you can write the best book possible.

You receive:

  • In-document comments 

  • An editorial letter summarizing key issues and next steps

  • One 60-minute phone call to discuss comments and solutions 

* Minimum $300

If you are ready for a book coach, please click the button at the right and fill out the intake form, so we can learn more about your book, your writing habits and what you want from coaching.