Book Shepherd: Focusing Your Strengths, Talents & Future
Dr. Joyce Starr is an author coach, book editor, proposal writer and publisher. A former White House official, think tank expert and author of over 20 books in diverse fields, she shepherds book projects to success. Keenly aware of what publishers require, Dr. Starr’s insightful comments, proposals and submission letters often shorten the distance to contract offers. Appreciating the hopes and dreams of writers, feedback includes:
“Dr. Joyce Starr added her unique and special touch to every chapter. She was a Godsend throughout this journey.” – Mike Turpen, former Attorney General of Oklahoma, Turpen Time
“Dr. Joyce Starr did a superb job of weaving my text into a persuasive and succinct photography book that was accepted by a leading house. – Dr. Cathy Greenblat, photographer, Love, Loss & Laughter: Seeing Alzheimer’s Differently
“Joyce, This book is only possible because of your superb coaching and guidance.” – Barb Dehn, Hot Guide to a Cool, Sexy Menopause
“Dr. Starr did an excellent job in restructuring and editing the proposal and sample chapters.” – Admiral William Owens, former Vice Chairman, US Joint Chiefs of Staff
“Terrific job!” – Elizabeth MacDonald, Stocks Editor, Fox Bus. News, Skirting Heresy: The Life & Times of Margery Kempe
Dr. Starr also offers publishing services for memoirs, mysteries, health, and how-to books through Starr Publishing.
Start with an affordable book review. Joyce will read your manuscript and provide comments by phone.
Order now: Manuscript Review
You will receive an email explaining where to forward your manuscript PDF. Please provide a phone number. She will call you to arrange the consultation.
Manuscript Services Include:
- Book coaching – Book mentoring
- Manuscript content editing
- Manuscript line editing
- Book proposals
- Submission letters
- Publishing in paperback and eBook formats
For further information, phone: 1-786-693-4223.
Or use our contact form. (Please include your phone number.)