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Eliza Jean

Eliza Jean - Editor

Ottawa, Canada

Providing editing and proofreading solutions for stories that feature amazing women doing amazing things. Helpless heroines need not apply.

Overview

Story editing, proofreading, and encouragement for new authors.
We also create top-shelf book jacket blurbs that readers will want to "Add To Cart."
Why not email me to see if we're a match made in book heaven?
(Detailed portfolio of work available upon request.)

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

Work experience

Manuscript Critic

Harsh But Fair Manuscript Critiques
January, 2012 – Present (almost 6 years)

Crafting book jacket blurbs that get books noticed.

Founding Editor

BWS Editing & Proofreading
January, 2009 – Present (almost 9 years)

Providing editing and proofreading solutions for authors who are almost ready to introduce their manuscripts to the world. Loads of encouragement at no extra cost.

Portfolio (5 selected works)

Keeper of the Crypt

Madeleine Bellmond

Rodney Priddle is an average sort of small town guy from Beavertooth, Saskatchewan, who accepts the job of personal assistant to a vampire. Count Vladimir (Vladi) Baranowski is not your average vampire, however, as his naive joie de vivre and unending search for his place in the world leave him vulnerable to disappointments. As Rodney scrambles to stay ahead of everything that could go wrong f... read more

Rodney Priddle is an average sort of small town guy from Beavertooth, Saskatchewan, who accepts the job of personal assistant to a vampire. Count Vladimir (Vladi) Baranowski is not your average vampire, however, as his naive joie de vivre and unending search for his place in the world leave him vulnerable to disappointments. As Rodney scrambles to stay ahead of everything that could go wrong f... read more

Last Train to Omaha

Ann Whitely-Gillen

What happens when a bright young man's promising future is tragically derailed at the age of eighteen? Thirty-five-year-old James Milligan, the solitary and impenetrable chief architect at one of Chicago's leading design firms, has never recovered from the gruesome death of his best friend nearly two decades before. He's learned that a distant heart is the only way to shut out the nagging guil... read more

What happens when a bright young man's promising future is tragically derailed at the age of eighteen? Thirty-five-year-old James Milligan, the solitary and impenetrable chief architect at one of Chicago's leading design firms, has never recovered from the gruesome death of his best friend nearly two decades before. He's learned that a distant heart is the only way to shut out the nagging guil... read more

JUMP

Stephen R. Stober

Jeremy Roberts is suddenly a stranger in his own body with no memory of his life. When he discovers he’s entangled in an unsolved tragedy, he must mount a high-stakes investigation to rescue someone he can’t remember. Jeremy Roberts’ life is reset one morning in Boston’s Quincy Market when an inexplicable event leaves him a stranger in his own body. He quickly relearns his name and his place i... read more

Jeremy Roberts is suddenly a stranger in his own body with no memory of his life. When he discovers he’s entangled in an unsolved tragedy, he must mount a high-stakes investigation to rescue someone he can’t remember. Jeremy Roberts’ life is reset one morning in Boston’s Quincy Market when an inexplicable event leaves him a stranger in his own body. He quickly relearns his name and his place i... read more

Heart House

Carey Lucki

In the aftermath of a painful divorce that leaves her broken and cynical, forty-year-old city girl Ann Ralston seeks refuge in Heart House, a quaint Lake Huron cottage that she hopes will inspire her to write. When she meets her new neighbor, the rugged and mysterious Jaime Batten, Ann’s fresh start is turned into an emotional cyclone. The relationship between Ann and Jaime intensifies over ti... read more

In the aftermath of a painful divorce that leaves her broken and cynical, forty-year-old city girl Ann Ralston seeks refuge in Heart House, a quaint Lake Huron cottage that she hopes will inspire her to write. When she meets her new neighbor, the rugged and mysterious Jaime Batten, Ann’s fresh start is turned into an emotional cyclone. The relationship between Ann and Jaime intensifies over ti... read more

The Children of Injustice: One Haitian Canadian Woman's Memoir of Healing

Ruth Auguste

Unthinkable Cruelties; Insurmountable ObstaclesMany of us cannot imagine what it would be like to be deeply vulnerable and without protection in a poor and corrupt country. It is beyond the scope of what we know how to think. But for orphans and abused children in Haiti, this unimaginable nightmare is their daily reality. In The Children of Injustice, Ruth Auguste tells the searing story of he... read more

Unthinkable Cruelties; Insurmountable ObstaclesMany of us cannot imagine what it would be like to be deeply vulnerable and without protection in a poor and corrupt country. It is beyond the scope of what we know how to think. But for orphans and abused children in Haiti, this unimaginable nightmare is their daily reality. In The Children of Injustice, Ruth Auguste tells the searing story of he... read more

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