Hire a Manuscript Editor in Adelaide

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

Garima S.

Garima S.

Adelaide SA, Australia

Request a quote

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

Kate G.

Kate G.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

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

Elizabeth T.

Elizabeth T.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

Request a quote

Experienced, eagle-eyed non-fiction editor (OUP, Penguin Random House). I'll ensure that your content stands out for all the right reasons!


Work experience:

  • Elizabeth Tatham Editing & Proofreading
  • Squirrel Business Hub
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Oxford
  • Oxford University Press
  • Team Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: DIY & Crafts Non-Fiction Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Home & Garden History Humanities & Social Sciences Sociology Travel Children's - Non-fiction

Lauren F.

Lauren F.

Sydney NSW, Australia

Request a quote

Editor, proofreader, 19 yrs. Harpeth Rd, Bookouture, Atlantic Books, Allen & Unwin. Commercial fiction & memoir. Spaces March 2021.


Work experience:

  • Bookouture
  • Atlantic Books
  • Allen & Unwin
  • London Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Romantic Comedy Romance Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Anita M.

Anita M.

Ocean Grove, Victoria, Australia

Request a quote

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

Jessica P.

Jessica P.

Sydney, Australia

Request a quote

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

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

Join Reedsy to browse 1000+ similar profiles

Developmental Editor Adelaide

You need a developmental editor — yes, you do — because no manuscript is completely perfect. You can always go through one more structural revision of your book to try and tighten the plot and improve the pacing. And while you can revise again and again to get your book a little bit more well-structured, you’d definitely benefit from some professional assistance.

Enters our team of developmental editors in Adelaide. Their job is to bring clarity, consistency, and structure to your book, strengthening its flow. They go deeper into the story than proofreaders or copy editors. Developmental editors strive to ensure that the essence of your manuscript is as close to perfect as possible by checking for plot holes, character development, and thematic expressions. Sign up to find the editor who will help you tell an awe-inspiring story.

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 Adelaide

Find manuscript editors near Adelaide

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.