Hire a Developmental Editor in Melbourne

We've sourced the best developmental editors in Melbourne who are ready to help you with all your developmental editing needs.

Sherryl C.

Sherryl C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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


Work experience:

  • Sherryl Clark
  • Victoria University

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

Daniel C.

Daniel C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

Accredited non-fiction editor with more than 40 published titles. Specialising in art, spirituality, well-being, history, science & ESL.


Work experience:

  • Arcturus Publishing
  • Search Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Art Humanities & Social Sciences History Religion & Spirituality True Crime Classics Fiction DIY & Crafts

Nadine D.

Nadine D.

Melbourne, Australia

Request a quote

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

Angela M.

Angela M.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

I specialise in structural editing and advice. I'm experienced with crime/thrillers, hist fic, spec fic and literary. Former publisher.


Work experience:

  • Echo Publishing, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction

Jess R.

Jess R.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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

Andrea D.

Andrea D.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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

Sam T.

Sam T.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

Expert editor, proofreader and content advisor with over 20 years' experience. Nonfiction specialist; science nerd.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Lonely Planet

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction History Math & Science Travel Education & Reference

Karin C.

Karin C.

Brisbane QLD, Australia

Request a quote

A passionate 'generalist' who lives to learn, I've edited fiction and non-fiction for both indie and trade publisher clients for decades.


Work experience:

  • Indelible Ink Press
  • Teach Starter Publishing
  • Wildlife Australia Magazine
  • Steve Parish Publishing
  • LexisNexis/Elsevier Reed
  • Literati Editorial Services
  • Bookmark Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Nature Non-Fiction Life Sciences Math & Science Fantasy Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Historical Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Children's

Join Reedsy to browse 1000+ similar profiles

Related learning courses

Writing a book? Check out these free 10-day Reedsy Learning courses.

How to Self-publish a Book

Self-publishing gives you complete control over your book. Learn what it takes to succeed in this free course!

Traditional Publishing 101

Seeking a publisher and querying agents? Learn what it takes to land a book publishing deal in 2021.

Find other professionals in Melbourne

Find developmental editors near Melbourne

Skills related to Developmental Editing

What is Reedsy?

Successful authors build talented teams around them to bring their book to life. Through the Reedsy Marketplace, you can meet the industry’s top professional book editors, cover designers, book marketers and ghostwriters. Reedsy professionals know the publishing landscape better than a writer knows the taste of hot coffee, come meet them. Create your free Reedsy account and start requesting free quotes and honest advice today.