Critique, etc

Professional Critiques

Looking for more personalized attention from Joyce? Skype consultations? Manuscript critique?

Joyce Sweeney has been critiquing manuscripts for over 25 years. Many of her clients have gone on to publish the novels they’ve worked on with Joyce.

Joyce will do a complete line edit and provide a very detailed overview of full or partial manuscripts. She works with every genre from picture books to adult novels to non-fiction. Query letters and synopses also critiqued.

Cost is $3 per manuscript (double-spaced) page, with a $100 minimum.

Email Joyce at for submission details or to ask questions about this service.

Payment for a critique from Joyce Sweeney

Before submitting a manuscript to Joyce, please contact her Once you have made contact, this is the place to make a payment.

In the box below, please enter the title of your manuscript.

When you click on the Add to Cart button, you will be directed to a payment page. Once you are on that page you will do the following:

In the quantity spot, put the number of pages you are paying Joyce to critique. Hit the word “update.” Remember, each critique is $3 per page with a minimum of $100.

Once you have completed your payment, send your work to Joyce in whatever manner you have discussed with her.

Title of Manuscript