Client Testimonials

Our clients are always our top priority.

“A good editor is demanding, but they also make you laugh. They respect your voice as an author and never seek to change it. When their corrections resonate with your author soul, you know you’ve found a partner you can trust with your stories. KH has been by my side through them all, always cheering me on and encouraging me to the very end.” ~Red Phoenix, USA Today Bestselling Author of the Brie’s Submission series

“This is my first time working with a real editor. Karen has made the process easy and, dare I say, fun. I will be bringing my future books back to her for edits, as well as my covers. I highly recommend her for all your editing and cover art needs!” ~Jessica Clements, author of The Rakes of the Crown series.

“I had an entire steampunk/fantasy series Legacy all written out, with the first book already published. After splitting ways with my publisher, I was lost on how I was going to find and afford an editor for the next five books. Then an author friend of mine recommended KH Koehler and the light in my soul returned. Not only is KH Koehler’s prices very reasonable, but she’s damn good at what she does. Seriously, I’ve been writing for twenty years and have worked with both good and bad editors. I knew the difference. And since I’ve been working with KH Koehler for this long says it all. For the past year and a half, she and I have worked together on polishing up my series and getting it out there, and I couldn’t happier with the results. Simply teaming up with this wonderful editor has not only help make bring all these stories out into the light day for all to see, but it has truly empowered me by making this once impossible goal into a done deal. If you’re an author searching for a professional editor, who is also extremely kind and flexible with her payment methods, then KH Koehler is your gal! I can’t recommend her enough.” ~Michelle Lowe, author of the Legacy series.

“KH Koehler did a fantastic job for my book, DO UNTO OTHERS. Not only is the work she does of the ultimate professional quality, but she makes sure that she is always available for her client. Any questions, concerns, and author help that I needed, I knew that she was there for me. Her services and professional expertise are the best that any author can want. I highly recommend KH Koehler for any of your author needs. She does it all, from beginning to end, and her prices are affordable which also helps authors. I am relying on KH Koehler for my new projects.” ~Kristen Houghton, author of the Cate Harlow Private Investigator series

“It is my pleasure to recommend Karen Koehler’s editing and book design services. Ms. Koehler is wonderful to work with. Aside from being uniquely talented, she is honest, knowledgeable, conscientious, and reliable. Her rates are affordable, and her work is excellent. She offers great insight in a supportive manner. I find her to be very considerate and extremely professional. She is a kind and generous person.” ~Kyrian Lyndon, author of the Deadly Veils series

“As a small press publishing company, one of the greatest challenges we face is finding quality editors who are affordable and reliable. Fortunately, Karen Koehler came highly recommended to me by several of my publishing contacts. Her work is well-known among the publishing industry and her professionalism speaks for itself. I was delighted to discover that not only did Karen possess the skill set required to edit novels for publication, but that her attention to detail went well above traditional standards. She has been willing to work with the authors, consult with them about questions or concerns, and offer suggestions for a more perfected manuscript. Karen demonstrates a willingness to stick with deadlines and is committed to providing excellence within a set fee. Our company will certainly use her again in the future. She is a rare find in this industry and we’re grateful for her talent, skill, and pleasant association.”~Marti Melville, author of The Deja Vu Chronicles

“I am delighted to recommend Karen Koehler for her proof reading stills. Her attention to detail is exceptional. Her knowledge of correct grammar, punctuation and sentence structure is the reason I will continue to work with Karen. For all of these reasons I have coopted her into Team Leannan.” ~Kathrine Leannan, author of Warrior Born & Redemption

“I’ve known Karen for around ten years now. She’s been one of the most easy going, personable writer types I’ve ever had the pleasure of running into online. If you have a question, Karen is always more than happy to answer it and the depths of experience range across multiple genres. Karen has worked on multiple projects of mine. She manages to take my rambling, incoherent writing and turn it into something legible. And she does it with an eye for detail and complete professionalism. Karen sticks to her estimated time of delivery religiously and is in complete communication during the entire project. Karen also does amazing covers. She’s keenly adept at taking your idea and translating it to something visual. She will take care of your work from draft to publication. I’ve used her many times in the past and will continue to do so. Thanks for all of your hard work, Karen. It is much appreciated.” ~John A. Burks, author of Flesh Worn Stone & Empire of the Cat

“I’ve been a client of Karen’s for years and there’s a reason for that. She is the ultimate professional, easy to work with and very talented. Her covers are impactful, professionally crafted and fit right into the competitive market. She has an eye for editing, can teach you what you’re doing wrong and will help you help yourself. With Karen you are guaranteed quality, as many rounds of revisions as you like and samples of her work. You simply can’t go wrong. Highly recommended.” ~John Grover, author of the Song of the Ancestors series

“I would highly recommend KH Koehler to work on your project, whether it be editing, book cover design or formatting. She has done all three for me, and I am more than happy with the results. The covers that she’s created for my books went way beyond my expectations and really brought my novels to life. Not only is her artwork professional looking and specifically tailored to suit your taste, but remains affordable too. I’ve had many compliments on my books covers, which stand out within a highly-competitive market. As a person, Karen is very professional and honest. She talks you through each step and keeps you updated at all times. Despite me being in the UK, and on a different time zone, Karen promptly replies to any concerns or queries that I may have. Also, because she’s an author, she doesn’t just edit for punctuation and grammar, but delves deep into the plot and makes suggestions on how to improve your story and strengthen your craft. If you hire Karen to work on your project, then you should feel in good hands, and I will personally continue to use her exceptional services. ” ~A.J. Seage, author of Lake of Fire, Satan’s House, and Limbo of the Infants