- Read for continuity, style, etc: 6€/page (1 page = 1600 characters incl. spaces)
- In-depth read for structure, plot, etc (developmental editing): 12€/page
- Linguistic worldbuilding consultation: 50€ flat
- German > English
- Introductory rate 10€/page (as defined above) (later 13€)
- Non-binding sample translation: up to 10 pages à 7.50€/page
- Speculative translations (short fiction only): no fee up-front. I will submit the translated work in your name to English-language SFF publications, and once the work is sold, we will split the publication's per-word rate 70/30 transl/author, unless the publication pays the full rate to both translator and author.
- Conversion to or from non-Euro currency will be based on the rate at xe.com on the date of payment.
- For commissions, a 25% deposit is required.
- Direct bank transfer (IBAN/BIC)
- Native US English speaker, SF/F author
- Associate member of SFWA
- Currently submitting a translated story to US markets on behalf of Aiki Mira
Boring legal stuff
- Die Rechnung weist keine Umsatzsteuer nach § 19 UStG aus. / In accordance with §19 UStG, VAT is not charged.
- Sample contract for speculative translations