Black Dog Publishing  DBA  Tuscany Bay Books

As an Indie writer, we know how hard it is to write, edit, proofread and promote your novel, play, poetry or screenplay. Tuscany Bay makes it very affordable to have your manuscript professionally edited, and we know, if you need one thing as a writer, especially an Indie Writer, it's a good, affordable editor. 

Our rates are simple. After an initial investment of, $250.00, our base rates start at an easy $20.00 an hour, or a half cent per word. Most manuscripts can be back to you in less than a week, unless you prefer to have your editing done a chapter at a time, in which case, the turn around is very quick. the choice is yours. If you are wanting proofreading, formatting, assistance with ISBN Numbers or Copyrights, we can assist with that as well. Give us a call and find out just how affordable we are. Please remember, it takes at least three editing sessions and proofreading to get your manuscript ready. Our initial investment of $250.00, will cover your first two (2) hours of editing and your initial twenty (20) books once your project has been completed.

We'll even give you the best advice for copyrighting your manuscript upon request.

​Our goal is to give you and your manuscript the very best service we can without taking out a bank loan.


About Our Company

  Black Dog Publishing came into existence by the need to offer editing, proofreading and publication services to beginning and newer authors only  without a publisher. It's hard enough to write it, let us help you get it on a shelf.

  Having gone through the discovery process and realizing how expensive editing and proofreading can be, Black Dog Publishing has devised a simple program to allow new authors to have their books, etc., edited and proofread professionally.

  So, if you're a new writer and would like help navigating the publishing industry, feel free to email or call Black Dog Publishing. We would love to have you, but more, to help you.

   With this in mind, in June of 2017, Black Dog Publishing and Tuscany Bay Publishing became Black Dog Publishing DBA Tuscany Bay Books. Under this fine label you will have a book, manuscript, or script in which you can be proud. This is where Indie writers come to see their dreams come alive!!!

What We Offer