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Garima S.

Garima S.

Adelaide SA, Australia

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An editor with expertise in STEM editing (books, research papers, and theses). Worked for Macmillan, Elsevier, Springer, Cengage, AACR


Work experience:

  • Vocabulix Australia
  • MacMillan Publishing Services Ltd. (MPS Ltd.)
  • Aptara, Inc.
  • Thomson Digital

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Math & Science

Sam C.

Sam C.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Publisher and Book Editor. I founded and ran an independent literary press, and have also freelanced for many major publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • Brow Books
  • Self-employed
  • The Age, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australia, The Saturday Paper
  • University of Melbourne, Deakin University, RMIT University, Victoria University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Political Science & Current Affairs

Sherryl C.

Sherryl C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Writer, teacher, editor- my job is to help writers create terrific, publishable stories.


Work experience:

  • Sherryl Clark

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Young Adult Poetry Short Story Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Kate W.

Kate W.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Children's fiction editor with over ten years industry experience with Scholastic, Disney and Marvel.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic Australia
  • Allen and Unwin
  • Lexis Nexis

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Mystery & Crime Humor & Comedy Picture Books Fantasy Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Karen G.

Karen G.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Development, structural and copy editor with over 15 years' trade publishing experience in memoir, self-help, non-fiction, children's.


Work experience:

  • Exisle Publishing
  • Allen & Unwin
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Literary Fiction Plays & Screenplays Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Parenting & Families Nature Philosophy Humanities & Social Sciences

Anita M.

Anita M.

Ocean Grove, Victoria, Australia

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An experienced publisher and editor with a 15-year career in educational publishing, including 8 years at Oxford University Press ANZ.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Oxford University Press ANZ
  • Harcourt Education Australia (now Pearson Education)
  • Harcourt Education UK (now Pearson Education)
  • Agra Europe

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels Education & Reference Non-Fiction Children's - Non-fiction

Andrea D.

Andrea D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Editor and proofreader with 15+ years' experience in non-fiction (travel, business, memoirs) and fiction (middle-grade, mystery, romance).


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fiction Mystery & Crime Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Humanities & Social Sciences Romance Finance & Accounting Math & Science

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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