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Sarah Kolb-Williams

Sarah Kolb-Williams

Sci-fi/fantasy and nonfiction editor from the Midwest US. Now offering 4 to 6 pages of editorial assessment for your first 25 pages!

view profile Book freelancer based in Minnesota, United States

Minnesota, United States

Donna Hillyer

Donna Hillyer

Freelance publishing consultant and editor with a huge amount of experience in publishing, from editing and proofreading to commissioning

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Leigh Saffold

Leigh Saffold

A pleasure to work with, authors and publishers applaud Leigh's calm and charisma.

view profile Book freelancer based in Oakland, California

Oakland, California

Christina Roth

Christina Roth

Professional editor of more than 200 published books; specializing in nonfiction, specifically health & wellness, business, and history.

view profile Book freelancer based in Asheville, NC, Estados Unidos

Asheville, NC, Estados Unidos

Emma Parkin

Emma Parkin

Ready to champion creativity in publishing, from concept development, through meticulous editorial attention, to author representation

view profile Book freelancer based in Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Daniel Humphry

Daniel Humphry

Award-winning editor with 10 years'​ experience creating books and magazines for international creative agencies and publishing houses.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Mary-Theresa Hussey

Mary-Theresa Hussey

Award winning editor with 25+ years in traditional publishing. Specializing in genre fiction. Looking to help make good stories well told.

view profile Book freelancer based in New York

New York

Jim Thomas

Jim Thomas

Crafting a work of fiction is a gloriously arduous process. With over twenty years of experience at one of the big NYC houses, I can help.

view profile Book freelancer based in Perry Hall, MD, United States

Perry Hall, MD, United States

Natalie Hanemann

Natalie Hanemann

Former HarperCollins Christian/Thomas Nelson editor specializing in Christian Fiction and Christian Living titles.

view profile Book freelancer based in Franklin, TN, United States

Franklin, TN, United States

Jon Appleton

Jon Appleton

I'm a freelance editor & writer. I help people prepare their writing for the reading public, both traditional & indie.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Vicki Adang

Vicki Adang

A former editor of For Dummies books, I enjoy working with writers of all levels of experience to help them publish quality books.

view profile Book freelancer based in Indianapolis, IN, United States

Indianapolis, IN, United States

Gene Hult

Gene Hult

Creative, experienced editor specializing in adventure stories for all ages. Let's prepare your manuscript for publication together.

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, NY, United States

New York, NY, United States

Leah Brown

Leah Brown

An experienced editor devoted to helping authors achieve their best. Specializing in genre fiction (YA, SciFi, etc.) and non-fiction.

view profile Book freelancer based in Vancouver, WA, United States

Vancouver, WA, United States

Nell McPherson

Nell McPherson

From bestselling nonfiction and cookbooks to self-published novels, I've helped authors polish and perfect their work for over 8 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Jacksonville, FL, United States

Jacksonville, FL, United States

Anna Jean

Anna Jean

I'm an editor and publisher with over a decade's experience in the industry.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Karen Ball

Karen Ball

I edit children's and YA books, develop Intellectual Property, have authored over 20 books and write one of the UK's leading sewing blogs.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Joanne Gledhill

Joanne Gledhill

Editor, copy-editor and proofreader, formerly editor at Orion Books. Now working with authors to help them achieve their writing goals.

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

Will Tyler

Will Tyler

Whether you have a blockbusting page turner, inspirational memoir, or a complex academic argument, I can help you at any stage.

view profile Book freelancer based in Chicago area

Chicago area

Julie Crisp

Julie Crisp

I am an editor with over fifteen years’ experience working for three major houses across a broad spectrum of commercial fiction titles.

view profile Book freelancer based in Reading, United Kingdom

Reading, United Kingdom

Anna Jean

Anna Jean

I'm an editor and publisher with over a decade's experience in the industry.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Hannah Sheppard

Hannah Sheppard

Development Editor and Literary Agent with over a decade's experience of trade publishing.

view profile Book freelancer based in London

London

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Talking Writing, Music and Editing with Tom Flood - 8min

Book editor Tom Flood Tom Flood helped us refine Reedsy from our earliest days. Now we want to share his amazing story. From songwriting to novels and finally manuscript editing, Tom has honed his knowledge of the writing craft over the years, and contributes today to our (aspirationally) literary blog.