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Nate

Nate

Toronto, Canada

Toronto-based author/editor offering editing, proofreading and manuscript evaluation for fiction and non-fiction writers.


Work experience:

  • Hendley Communications

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Political Science & Current Affairs, Action & Adventure, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Mystery & Crime

Dominic

Dominic

Toronto, ON, Canada

15+ years' experience editing fiction (lit and mysteries), non-fiction (history, poli sci, bios, memoirs, finance, art), reports, web copy.


Work experience:

  • Dominic Farrell Editorial Services
  • Dundurn Press
  • Blue Butterfly Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Political Science & Current Affairs, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Art

Michael

Michael

Toronto, ON, Canada

Nocturnal copy editor, proofreader, ebook formatter and human spell-checker. Freelancer who will work for Nutella.


Work experience:

  • Michael Mandarano
  • Harlequin Enterprises, Ltd.
  • Toronto-based communications company

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Young Adult, Humor & Comedy, Historical Fiction, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Women's Fiction, Mystery & Crime

Amelia

Amelia

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Publishing professional with 15 years editing experience who has helped a variety of self-publishing authors achieve their literary goals.


Work experience:

  • Gilliland Editing
  • Douglas & McIntyre
  • CPA Canada

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

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Home & Garden, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences

Marsha

Marsha

Toronto, ON, Canada

A former executive editor for Harlequin Books, offering more than thirty years of extensive editorial knowledge and expertise.


Work experience:

  • The Write Touch
  • Harlequin Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Anthologies, Women's Fiction, Weddings, Short Story, Mystery & Crime, Parenting & Families, Thriller & Suspense

Beth

Beth

Toronto, ON, Canada

Proofreader/CE with several years' experience, including in-house at Harlequin. I read everything but specialize in romance/women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Harlequin Enterprises Ltd.
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Mystery & Crime, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult

Priyanka

Priyanka

Toronto, ON, Canada

A sharp-eyed editor and proofreader; creative consultant; content developer


Work experience:

  • Dorling Kindersley
  • IDS Infotech

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Political Science & Current Affairs, Nature, Short Story, Education & Reference

Rachel

Rachel

Toronto, ON, Canada

Experienced editor with a passion for fiction, travel (on the page and in real life), and stories that move and inspire.


Work experience:

  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Inspirational, Women's Fiction, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Short Story, Travel

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