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8d Press offers extensive paid-for manuscript services for writers in need of assistance. All of these services are offered for FREE to those writers we choose to publish, however all writers can approach us for assistance with the following. 


  • Manuscript editing

  • Developmental edits

  • Proof-reading

  • Plot difficulties

  • Help with writer's block  

  • Book cover design

  • E-pub formatting

  • E-pub upload & launch

Our market rates are attractive and you’ll be working with veteran wordsmiths and designers with decades of experience. We have the publishing and design technology to assist you and we always go the extra mile to ensure your happiness. We charge per project and can fix prices to the project so you are able to budget to that limit.  Please get in touch with us for more details by clicking here


Our team:- Jo Chumas is a journalist, sub-editor, editor, advertising copywriter, public relations account manager, speech writer and publisher. Her life, since she can remember, has been words, stories and the media. Trained in media law with years’ of experience in editing, sub-editing and publishing, Jo brings to the table experience, skill and passion when it comes to manuscripts and personal one-on-one manuscript mentoring. She has written 12 novels and won the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award in the Mystery/Suspense category in 2013, beating 10,000 aspiring writers to be crowned the Queen of Mystery/Suspense in Seattle, USA. One of her favourite things? Doing the New York Times Spelling Bee on waking each morning. 


Miguel Vigo is a commercial photographer, art director, book cover designer and music producer based in Edinburgh, Scotland, who partners with Jo on all things 8d Press. His experience spans decades. His favourite thing? Indulging in a shot of rum after a hard day's work, and working remotely with his many international clients. 

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