At House of Leaves Publishing, our editorial team offers a range of editing services to writing professionals across several speciality areas, including academia and fiction. We additionally offer a bespoke web design service, which can be incorporated into personalised packages along with one or more of the below selective services. Please direct any questions to the team via the Contact page.


Our proofreading service offers correction of spelling, punctuation, grammar and basic formatting.

Examples of academic projects include:

  • Undergraduate and MA/MSc dissertations;
  • PhD theses; whole thesis or individual chapters;
  • Book proposals;
  • Monographs;
  • Articles for submission to journals;
  • Book chapters for submission to edited collections;
  • Cover letters, CVs and research/teaching statements for job applications;
  • Audio transcription.

Examples of other projects include:

  • Book chapters;
  • Short stories;
  • Novels;
  • Web content; full website content or individual sections.

Stylistic Edit

In addition to proofreading we also offer a stylistic edit. This includes all aspects of the proofreading service we offer, as well as refining sentences to ensure clarity and coherence.

Substantive Edit

The third and most comprehensive editing service we offer is a substantive edit. As well as proofreading and completing a stylistic edit, we consider the formatting, content, structure, and accuracy of the text, providing detailed advice on style and tone, to ensure that the finished product presents your work in a clear and engaging way. For academic writing, this includes citation.

Book Indexing

In addition to providing the above quality checks before publication of your book, monograph, or journal, we also provide an indexing service to give your work the final professional touch.

Web Design

Are you an aspiring author requiring a website to promote your book and build your fanbase? We offer a personalised web design service, allowing you to create the online space you need.

If you already have a website that needs to be updated or fine-tuned, we will work with you to renovate the site to the high quality that you require.

Additionally, we offer a maintenance service for online content. For an hourly rate, we can make any changes to the website that you need.