Close this message

Amanda Sumner

Amanda Sumner - Editor

Pennsylvania

Overview

I am a copyeditor (and yes, that compound word appears in my personal style book :-) ) and writer.

Services

Work experience

Editorial Assistant

W. W. Norton & Company

December, 1992 – December, 1993 (about 1 year)

Reviewed manuscript submissions, proofread manuscripts, oversaw books through the production process, wrote cover copy and catalog copy, discussed editorial changes with authors.

Assistant Editor

The Ecco Press (now an imprint of HarperCollins)

December, 1991 – December, 1992 (about 1 year)

Reviewed manuscript submissions, made editorial recommendations, wrote cover copy and catalog copy, and proofread manuscripts.

When I worked there, the Ecco Press also published the literary magazine Antaeus, and I performed the above duties for the magazine as well.

Share this profile :)

It's time to tell the world about this Reedsy profile!

Explore the Reedsy Community

Reedsy is a community of top publishing professionals. Join Reedsy today to browse 200+ profiles.

368e1ded526c6e77231720cb4bbe0feba8bc3d81

Maya Myers

From the big picture to the tiniest detail, here to help you polish your craft. I work with publishers and individual authors.

Charlotte, NC, United States

91b8ff4c459428d781cc4b0eca4d680f23e1293d

Julia Turner

Line and copy editor, with content capabilities. I have the most experience in nonfiction, but my favorite edits are middle grade and YA.

Charleston, SC, United States

To view 200+ more profiles, Join Reedsy

To view 200+ more profiles, Join Reedsy

Sign up to read the full review

and view 200+ profiles.