Concept and book development, Manuscript evaluation, Publishing services

Offering a full range of editorial services, Jay Schaefer specializes in developing memoirs, fiction, narrative nonfiction, and humor, as well as illustrated books. His involvement can begin with an evaluation of whether a manuscript is publishable, or it can begin even earlier, with the shaping of an idea or a proposal.  Jay also offers detailed recommendations on how the manuscript can be strengthened, and line-by-line editorial guidance.

With more than thirty-five years of publishing experience, Jay can also advise you on finding a literary agent and commercial publisher, on self-publishing your own work, and on other aspects of the publishing world.

 Jay Schaefer can help you polish and publish your book.


A SELECTION OF BOOKS EDITED BY JAY

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