Hire a Copy Editor in Melbourne

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William A.

William A.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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I am a professional non-fiction book editor with more than three years' experience working in-house at Lonely Planet. I also write novels.


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Education & Reference Humanities & Social Sciences

Bridget B.

Bridget B.

Melbourne, Australia

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I'm an accredited editor with experience at Lonely Planet, an interest in travel and self-help writing and an addiction to reading.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Lonely Planet
  • Dorling Kindersley Publishing, UK

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Self-help & Self-improvement Travel Nature

Jess R.

Jess R.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Experienced non-fiction editor specialising in craft, cooking and design. Worked at Penguin Aust. and for ThamesHudson, Hardie Grant.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books Australia
  • Jessica Redman Professional Writing and Editing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Home & Garden DIY & Crafts Design

Jessica P.

Jessica P.

Sydney, Australia

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Edited over 100 fiction and non-fiction titles, including Prime Minister's Prize, The Age and various Premiers' literary award winners.


Work experience:

  • Jessica Perini Editorial Services
  • Amnesty International
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Arts Hub Magazine
  • News Ltd

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Home & Garden Mystery & Crime Education & Reference Parenting & Families Thriller & Suspense

John C.

John C.

Brisbane QLD, Australia

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Editor with over twenty years of experience working for major commercial publishers (Wiley, McGraw-Hill and Cambridge University Press).


Work experience:

  • Wiley
  • Publishing Editor
  • JC Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Economics Education & Reference Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Sports & Outdoors Health & wellbeing Parenting & Families Writing & Publishing

Kate G.

Kate G.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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I'm a trade book editor with a decade of experience in the Australian publishing industry.


Work experience:

  • Black Inc. Books
  • Self-employed
  • Affirm Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Mystery & Crime Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Young Adult Women's Fiction

Katia A.

Katia A.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Manuscript nurturer, sentence polisher, eagle-eyed proofreader, wordsmith, preserver of voice and vision; fiction and memoir specialist.


Work experience:

  • Ariel Editing Service

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: LGBTQ (Fiction) Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Poetry Short Story Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Themes & Motifs Health & wellbeing

Nadine D.

Nadine D.

Melbourne, Australia

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Freelance book editor and writing/editing teacher with over fifteen years' publishing experience, specializing in manuscript development.


Work experience:

  • Nadine Davidoff Editorial Services
  • Random House Australia
  • Black Inc

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Historical Fiction Anthologies Women's Fiction Short Story

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