A Developmental Editor is a Professional Reader who helps you change your content to make sure your story has all the necessary elements. We look at it from a big picture perspective, noting that the setting, story, and characters (or thesis for nonfiction) all aline to create something magical for your readers. This is a solid first step for publishing (not copyediting) since you want to determine if your story is cohesive. This type of consultation can come at any time during your writing process, even before you start writing, to make sure you have every element in place to produce a standout book.
Note: a Full Evaluation is priced per hour AFTER the base amount of $200.