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Bryna Kranzler

Bryna KranzlerEditor

San Diego, CA

Author, developmental/copyeditor, proofreader, creative writer. Fiction, non-fiction: multiple genres. 7 books I've edited now on Amazon.

Overview

Author(award-winning historical biography, The Accidental Anarchist: the true story of Jacob Marateck -- an Orthodox Jew who was sentenced to death three times in the early 1900s in Russia -- and lived to tell about it. He also happened to have been my grandfather, and the book is based on the diaries he began keeping in 1905. That was when he decided to overthrow the Czar... ); developmental and copyeditor (7 books I edited now on Amazon); proofreader (corporate and dissertations); presentation developer (corporate and personal); creative writer (articles, personal essays, screenplays). Degrees from Barnard College (BA, Playwriting), Yale University (MBA), UCSD (Copyediting Certificate).

Services
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Career Guides Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Economics Education & Reference Entertainment Health & wellbeing History Home & Garden Law Parenting & Families Psychology Publishing

Certifications

  • Copyediting

Awards

  • Sharp Writ Book Awards, General Non-Fiction
  • Readers' Favorite, Non-Fiction: Historical/Cultural
  • National Indie Excellence Award
  • International Book Awards BIOGRAPHY: HISTORICAL
  • USA "Best Books of 2011" Award, Biography:Historical

Work experience

President and Treasurer

Crosswalk Press

July, 2011 – Present (over 5 years)

Formed publishing company with two partners. Edited and published three books of different genres.

Portfolio (1 selected work)

The Accidental Anarchist: From the Diaries of Jacob Marateck

Bryna Kranzler

The Accidental Anarchist is the true story of Jacob Marateck, an Orthodox Jew who was sentenced to death three times in the early 1900s in Russia -- and lived to tell about it. He also happens to have been the author's grandfather. The book is based on the diaries that Marateck began keeping in 1905. That was when he decided to overthrow the Czar . . . The story is told in Marateck's voice, an... read more

The Accidental Anarchist is the true story of Jacob Marateck, an Orthodox Jew who was sentenced to death three times in the early 1900s in Russia -- and lived to tell about it. He also happens to have been the author's grandfather. The book is based on the diaries that Marateck began keeping in 1905. That was when he decided to overthrow the Czar . . . The story is told in Marateck's voice, an... read more

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