Contact by Mail:

Sylvia Cary

Cary Editorial & Book Consulting

PO Box 129

Woodland Hills, CA 91365

Contact by Email: 


For a FREE 10-PAGE READ  (double-spaced please) with feedback, email me at and embed your pages in the email.

Fees: As stated earlier, I charge by the hour ($50), whether I’m evaluating a manuscript, editing, researching a cover design, or brainstorming with you. I use PayPal, take checks or cash. On any project (aside from the free 10-page read) I require 1/2 payment in advance. If using PayPal, pay to my email address:

If you are interested in Cary Editorial Services, please fill out the form below:

1. Is your book Fiction? (use x) Non-fiction? (use x)

2. What is your book about in a few words?

Suggestion: Check out Amazon for other books on your topic to see what your competition is..

3. What is your unique angle or take on your topic? (25 words)

6. Who is your reader or audience? List three types:



7. Working title and sub-title (if you have one):  

8. How will your potential readers find out your book exists? (e.g. marketing ideas):

Your Name:


Phone Number:  



What’s Your Immediate Need? (This is just to help you figure out where to start!

___ 10-page free read and written evaluation? (see above)

___ Brainstorming book(s) idea(s) to decide which idea is best

___ Help with book structure and organization

___ Book of book draft evaluation and written report (no editing at this stage)

___ Editing (first draft)

___ Editing (additional drafts)

___ Formatting (interior design for paper version or e-book formatting)

___ Self-publishing help (getting book up on Amazon, Kindle or IngramSpark)

___ Marketing help & Referral