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Bree Crowder

Bree Crowder - Editor

Toronto, ON, Canada

Proficient editor with scrupulous attention to detail. Currently an Editorial Literary Assistant with P.S. Literary Agency.

Overview

I have been writing and editing for over 10 years, and have earned my B.A. in English and a post-graduate certificate in creative writing. My experience includes copyediting several novels for traditionally published and self-published authors. My own work has received a favourable review from HarperCollins editors.

My aim is to make your work as clear and effective as it can be.

PLEASE NOTE: I do not work on weekends or Canadian holidays.

Services
Languages
English (CAN) English (UK) English (US)
Fiction
Adventure Fantasy Literature Romance Science Fiction Women's Fiction Young Adult & Teen

Certifications

  • B.A. in English from Carleton University
  • Post-Graduate Certificate in Creative Writing from Humber College

Work experience

Editorial Literary Assistant

P.S. Literary Agency
April, 2016 – Present (over 1 year)

- Evaluate manuscripts; provide reader’s reports; assist in preparation of proposals and manuscripts for submission to publishers; compose pitch letters for submissions.

- General administrative duties.

Freelance Writer

Bustle
March, 2016 – Present (over 1 year)

Write feature book articles for blog publication.

Freelance Writer

HelloGiggles
November, 2015 – Present (almost 2 years)

Write lifestyle and books feature articles.

Freelance Writer

Quirk Books
February, 2015 – Present (over 2 years)

Write feature book articles for blog publication.

Editorial Intern

P.S. Literary Agency
September, 2014 – March, 2015 (6 months)

As an Editorial Intern with P.S. Literary Agency, I was responsible for copyediting represented manuscripts, and writing reader’s reports for unsolicited manuscripts. I was responsible for meeting tight deadlines with quality work. Through this internship, I also earned experience evaluating queries and searching through the #PitMad hashtag on Twitter for potential clients. I worked closely with Curtis Russell (President and Principal Agent), Carly Watters (Vice President and Senior Agent), and Maria Vicente (Associate Agent).

Portfolio (8 selected works)

Soft Target (Major Crimes Unit Book 1)

Iain Rob Wright

Non-stop action in the vein of Jack Reacher and television series 24, from bestselling author Iain Rob Wright. First book in the Major Crime Unit series. Now free on Kindle.NOWHERE IS SAFE FROM EVIL...FROM THE BIGGEST CITIES...TO THE SMALLEST VILLAGEWhen an elderly suicide bomber strikes a quiet English village, a once proud nation is brought to its knees. Yet this first attack is just the sta... read more

Non-stop action in the vein of Jack Reacher and television series 24, from bestselling author Iain Rob Wright. First book in the Major Crime Unit series. Now free on Kindle.NOWHERE IS SAFE FROM EVIL...FROM THE BIGGEST CITIES...TO THE SMALLEST VILLAGEWhen an elderly suicide bomber strikes a quiet English village, a once proud nation is brought to its knees. Yet this first attack is just the sta... read more

The Picture Frame: An Occult Horror Novel

Iain Rob Wright

A terrifying occult supernatural novel about an innocent man cursed by an ancient and unkillable evil. Bestseller Iain Rob Wright's spookiest novel yet!How does a man protect his family from an evil he can't escape?How does he kill something long dead?And how can he face his past to ensure his future?Blake Price is the most celebrated mystery writer since Agatha Christie, but a violent tragedy... read more

A terrifying occult supernatural novel about an innocent man cursed by an ancient and unkillable evil. Bestseller Iain Rob Wright's spookiest novel yet!How does a man protect his family from an evil he can't escape?How does he kill something long dead?And how can he face his past to ensure his future?Blake Price is the most celebrated mystery writer since Agatha Christie, but a violent tragedy... read more

Ravage: An Apocalyptic Horror Novel (Ravaged World Trilogy Book 2)

Iain Rob Wright

#1 bestselling apocalyptic horror novel with over 10,000 words of special edition bonus content. Hundreds of 5 star reviews.How do you go on living when you've lost everything?How do you keep on going when there is no place to go?When salesman Nick Adams turned up for work today, he had no idea things would be so quiet. It's almost like the end of the world. In fact, just one single, solitary ... read more

#1 bestselling apocalyptic horror novel with over 10,000 words of special edition bonus content. Hundreds of 5 star reviews.How do you go on living when you've lost everything?How do you keep on going when there is no place to go?When salesman Nick Adams turned up for work today, he had no idea things would be so quiet. It's almost like the end of the world. In fact, just one single, solitary ... read more

Slasher: the Escape of Richard Heinz

Iain Rob Wright

***Visit iainrobwright.com to get the Iain Rob Wright Starter Library (4 best-selling books, hundreds of 5 star reviews.)***"Iain Rob Wright blows me away." - J A Konrath, author of the Jack Daniels books.When convicted killer and certified psychopath, Richard Heinz, escapes from a secure mental hospital, his re-capture falls on the shoulders of MCU agents Dr Jessica Bennett and Howard Hopkins... read more

***Visit iainrobwright.com to get the Iain Rob Wright Starter Library (4 best-selling books, hundreds of 5 star reviews.)***"Iain Rob Wright blows me away." - J A Konrath, author of the Jack Daniels books.When convicted killer and certified psychopath, Richard Heinz, escapes from a secure mental hospital, his re-capture falls on the shoulders of MCU agents Dr Jessica Bennett and Howard Hopkins... read more

Santa;

Nicola Mar

If you've ever been bullied, read this book.Spanning the course of several weeks, Santa; details the physical and emotional deterioration of June, a victim of severe bullying after she survives an attack by her classmates. With no one and nothing to trust but faith, she struggles with the idea that the human spirit may not exist.

If you've ever been bullied, read this book.Spanning the course of several weeks, Santa; details the physical and emotional deterioration of June, a victim of severe bullying after she survives an attack by her classmates. With no one and nothing to trust but faith, she struggles with the idea that the human spirit may not exist.

What It Takes: The Secrets of Becoming a Successful Trader: Eddie Z Interviews the Masters of Trading

Russ Hazelcorn, Eddie Z

What It Takes: The Secrets of Becoming a Successful Trader is the follow up to Market Prophets: Eddie Z’s Interviews with Wall Street Legends, Gurus, All Stars, and Hall of Famers. This profound book is a priceless collection of stories, anecdotes, experiences, and trading insights from some of the most successful traders in the last 50 years. Some of these traders you may have heard of and ot... read more

What It Takes: The Secrets of Becoming a Successful Trader is the follow up to Market Prophets: Eddie Z’s Interviews with Wall Street Legends, Gurus, All Stars, and Hall of Famers. This profound book is a priceless collection of stories, anecdotes, experiences, and trading insights from some of the most successful traders in the last 50 years. Some of these traders you may have heard of and ot... read more

Broken: How Being Broken Unlocked the Greatest Success of My Life

Mr Greg D Yates

This book isn’t hypothetical. It isn’t fiction. This is the TRUE STORY of One Businessman’s journey from status, influence and wealth through the nightmare of failure, incarceration and prison. But, the story doesn’t stop there. Share in this amazing revelation as brokenness UNLOCKS powerful success that could never have been anticipated. Falling from corporate power and public confidence to p... read more

This book isn’t hypothetical. It isn’t fiction. This is the TRUE STORY of One Businessman’s journey from status, influence and wealth through the nightmare of failure, incarceration and prison. But, the story doesn’t stop there. Share in this amazing revelation as brokenness UNLOCKS powerful success that could never have been anticipated. Falling from corporate power and public confidence to p... read more

The Writer's Conquest: Establish a Brand (Volume 1)

Thomas A Fowler, Quincy J Allen

Marketing is hard. You want to focus on your writing and you should. That’s why The Writer’s Conquest: Establish Your Brand exists: to allow you to write first and market second. If the terms “target demographics,” “website responsive design,” and “organic S.E.O.” sound like a foreign language to you, read this book and bring the ad agency experience to your author platform. Beginning with res... read more

Marketing is hard. You want to focus on your writing and you should. That’s why The Writer’s Conquest: Establish Your Brand exists: to allow you to write first and market second. If the terms “target demographics,” “website responsive design,” and “organic S.E.O.” sound like a foreign language to you, read this book and bring the ad agency experience to your author platform. Beginning with res... read more

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