Manuscript Appraisal



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Many people would like to write a short story, novella or novel. If you are one of them then read on…

I am an experienced creative writing tutor of distance learning courses, and have worked with The London School of Journalism and Writing Magazine for many years.

I offer constructive criticism, showing how the work can be improved or developed to a professional standard.

If you have a manuscript (or a partial) that you would like professional feedback on then contact me below with the details to receive a reasonable and realistic quote.

Here are some comments from my previous students:

“Valerie is a wonderful mentor and tutor. She helped me a great deal in polishing my manuscript and showed me how to improve the structure and flow of words in my novel.”
Abhinav Kaushik

“Valerie was my tutor in a short writing course. She was serious and competent, strict and encouraging. I can never forget her valuable feedback, which helped me a lot. I was lucky to have her as my tutor.”
Guisi Rotondo

“Valerie was a great tutor for the online course that I followed. She always gave me constructive feedback, and was honest to let me know when something worked and when it didn’t.”
Tanja Bisgaard

Please contact me for further details of rates.

(Please note: this is not a proofreading service, although common errors will be highlighted. Refunds are not available during or after appraisal. I will read most fiction genres except erotica.)

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