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Kaitlin Severini

Kaitlin Severini

I have copyedited and proofread more than five hundred books, adult and children's, nonfiction and fiction, in all genres.

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

New York, NY, United States

Rebecca Hendry

Rebecca Hendry

Professional editing and dynamic, polished writing that will get your work the attention it deserves

view profile Book freelancer based in Sunshine Coast, BC

Sunshine Coast, BC

Sophie Orme

Sophie Orme

A hands-on, empathetic fiction editor with over ten years’ experience at two major publishing houses.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Barbara Eastman

Barbara Eastman

Friendly New Zealander with a great work ethic and a professional approach.

view profile Book freelancer based in Bidford-On-Avon, UK

Bidford-On-Avon, UK

Laura Mae Isaacman

Laura Mae Isaacman

I've worked with T.C. Boyle, Lara Vapnyar, Joyce Carol Oates, Noam Chomsky, Lydia Davis, Justin Taylor, Aimee Bender, Lydia Davis, etc.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn, New York

Jasmin Naim

Jasmin Naim

First rate and insightful editor, strategist and proofreader for non fiction, driven by perfecting content without losing its essence.

view profile Book freelancer based in London, UK

London, UK

Megan Records

Megan Records

Editor with 10+ years' experience, specializing in romance, young adult, and new adult. I love helping authors make their projects shine!

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

New York, NY, United States

Joey Quince

Joey Quince

Editorial Director at a London/Geneva publishing house, specialising in literary and historical, YA and thriller fiction, poetry and memoir.

view profile Book freelancer based in Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Diana Gill

Diana Gill

I have 20 years of editorial experience at Big5 publishers, specializing in science fiction and fantasy.

view profile Book freelancer based in NYC, NY, United States

NYC, NY, United States

Karen Hoffman

Karen Hoffman

Proofreading services from a book publishing industry professional with 15+ years of experience in Big Five houses.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, NY, United States

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Allister Thompson

Allister Thompson

An editor of award-winning fiction and nonfiction with twenty years of devoted experience helping authors bring their projects to fruition.

view profile Book freelancer based in North Bay, ON, Canada

North Bay, ON, Canada

Kaitlin Severini

Kaitlin Severini

I have copyedited and proofread more than five hundred books, adult and children's, nonfiction and fiction, in all genres.

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

New York, NY, United States

Melissa Hyder

Melissa Hyder

Highly experienced editor specialising in children's books. From critiques to copy-editing, my skills are here to help your story shine.

view profile Book freelancer based in Basingstoke, Hampshire

Basingstoke, Hampshire

Tim Major

Tim Major

Experienced editor specialising in science fiction, horror and YA fiction – offering MS assessment, structural editing and copyediting.

view profile Book freelancer based in Oxford, UK

Oxford, UK

Stephen S. Power

Stephen S. Power

Editor for 20+ years, novelist, sf/f story writer, poet. Specializing in nonfiction and SF/F. I'll help you write a book you'll be proud of.

view profile Book freelancer based in Maplewood, NJ

Maplewood, NJ

Constance Renfrow

Constance Renfrow

Professional editor at an indie press/freelance editor specializing in literary and historical novels, YA, and speculative fiction.

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

New York, NY, United States

Christine Florie

Christine Florie

I'm a seasoned and accomplished editor providing quality freelance project management, copyediting, and proofreading services.

view profile Book freelancer based in New York, United States

New York, United States

Diana Gill

Diana Gill

I have 20 years of editorial experience at Big5 publishers, specializing in science fiction and fantasy.

view profile Book freelancer based in NYC, NY, United States

NYC, NY, United States

Laurie Johnson

Laurie Johnson

Editor specialising in romance, dedicated to helping authors find their voice, hone their talent and create outstanding books!

view profile Book freelancer based in London, United Kingdom

London, United Kingdom

Geoff Smith

Geoff Smith

I specialize in developmental editing and copy editing. My job is to work with you until your book is in the best possible shape it can be.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, NY, United States

Brooklyn, NY, United States

Angela Brown

Angela Brown

Editor of more than 500 books. I specialize in thrillers, sci-fi, mysteries, fantasy, paranormal, horror, YA, and dystopian fiction.

view profile Book freelancer based in Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA

Simon Burke

Simon Burke

Fiction editor with 20+years experience in UK publishing and bookselling. Particular interest in commercial literary and crime/thrillers.

view profile Book freelancer based in Whitstable, United Kingdom

Whitstable, United Kingdom

Sandy Draper

Sandy Draper

Sandy is a seasoned editor of non-fiction and fiction titles, and has been helping authors 'give birth' to their books for 20 years.

view profile Book freelancer based in Hampshire, United Kingdom

Hampshire, United Kingdom

Brian Luster

Brian Luster

A full-time freelance copy editor and proofreader of middle grade and YA fiction and nonfiction for major publishers.

view profile Book freelancer based in Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn, NY

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Posts from the Reedsy blog

We like to use our blog to delve deeper into the world of editing by interviewing some of our best editors.

How authors and editors can work better together - 7min

Reedsy was created with the purpose of allowing independent authors to work with some of the best editorial and design talent out there, and build long-lasting, fruitful collaborations. In this guest post, editor and novelist Andrew Lowe explains how self-publishing has transformed the author-editor connection into a powerful creative partnership...

“You can’t market a book you’re not 100% proud of” - 5min

Book editor Kiele Raymond As the Reedsy marketplace keeps growing and welcoming exceptional designers and editors, we wanted to interview one of our early “stars”, as her story is one that many East Coast editors can refer to. After five years honing her editorial skills at Simon & Schuster and contributing to multiple New York Times bestsellers, Kiele Raymond eventually left traditional publishing to focus on what really matters: great content...

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.