Our standard turn-around time is 15 business days.
Our standard turn-around time is 20 business days. You will have the opportunity to schedule your consulting session after reviewing the edited manuscript and memo from the editor.
PROFESSIONAL EDITING PACKAGE
Because this package includes three rounds of editing, the total turn-around time is dependent upon the amount of time the author spends incorporating suggestions after each round. Kirkus’ standard turn-around time for round one (collaborative editing) is 20 business days and 15 business days for rounds two (copyediting) and three (final polish).
EXCEPTIONS AND NOTES
More than 100,000 words: Turn-around times for manuscripts that contain more than 100,000 words must be quoted. (Typically, we add one business day for every 4,000-6,000 words. We will provide an exact delivery date within two business days of receiving your order.
Final deadlines: Please note that we cannot assign a specific due date to your project until an editor has been assigned, but the turn-around times quoted above are reasonable estimates. If your due date is determined to be more than five business days beyond the standard turn-around times quoted above, we will contact you within two business days of receiving your order.