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Hilary

Hilary

Halifax, NS, Canada

Editor with 20+ years experience in RPGs, fiction, and academic writing. Specialties in history, romance, LGBTQ fiction.


Work experience:

  • Sourcebooks Casablanca
  • Dream Pod 9
  • Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS) Program, Dalhousie University
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Romantic Suspense, Romance, Historical Romance, Gaming & LitRPG, Fantasy, LGBTQ Fiction

Richard

Richard

Toronto, ON, Canada

Nonfiction editor. Former publisher of Red Deer Press and Senior Editor Fitzhenry and Whiteside. Dedicated to good writing for 20 years.


Work experience:

  • Red Deer Press (Toronto)
  • Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Toronto
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Humanities & Social Sciences, Nature, Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Education & Reference

Kim

Kim

Ottawa, ON, Canada

Copyeditor and proofreader with 12 years' experience helping authors' work shine. I specialize in romance, Christian, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • CADTH
  • Ascribe Marketing Communications
  • Harlequin

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Christian Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction, Life Sciences, Math & Science, Humanities & Social Sciences

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

Warren

Warren

Victoria, BC, Canada

A passionate, intuitive editor who thrives in pursuit of an author's best voice and will work tirelessly on their behalf.


Work experience:

  • DarkWater Editing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Mystery & Crime, Fiction, Fantasy, Science Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs

Taisha

Taisha

Vancouver, BC, Canada

Experienced proofreader and copyeditor of fiction and nonfiction books with a Master of Publishing--and a whiz at reviewing query letters!


Work experience:

  • Edited by Taisha
  • Greystone Books

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Children's, Fiction, Business & Management, Non-Fiction

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

Dawn

Dawn

Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Certified copy editor and proofreader with over 20 years of experience in diverse genres: non-fiction and fiction; for adults and children.


Work experience:

  • Sono Nis Press
  • Lone Pine Publishing
  • Dawn Loewen Editorial Services

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Literary Fiction, Poetry, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Nature, Life Sciences

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