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Hala S.

Hala S.

Ottawa, Canada

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Passionate and tenacious editor, translator, and ghostwriter with a focus on Children's and Young Adult books (English and Arabic).


Work experience:

  • HBKU Press
  • German Technical Cooperation (GIZ)
  • hala saadani
  • Canadian Council of Muslim Women
  • The Literary Consultancy Middle East

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Picture Books Children's Political Science & Current Affairs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels Children's - Non-fiction

Eric A.

Eric A.

Guelph, ON, Canada

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Non-fiction developmental and copy editor with a passion for history, pop-sci, biographies, and business. Let's get excited about your book!


Work experience:

  • FriesenPress
  • Arts and Drafts Editing
  • Innovate Development
  • University of Victoria

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Computers & Internet Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Self-help & Self-improvement

Becky T.

Becky T.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I specialize in crime and literary fiction and narrative nonfiction. I've worked with international bestsellers and major lit award nominees


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Random House of Canada
  • Harvill Secker (Random House UK)
  • The Harvill Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Janna G.

Janna G.

Summerside, PE, Canada

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An accomplished editor who brings vast experience from working at Oxford University Press to help you write the book you've dreamed about.


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Education & Reference

Ronan S.

Ronan S.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I edit romance at big 5 publisher, with specialization in contemporary, fantasy/PNR, LGBTQ content, and sensitivity reading.


Work experience:

  • Harlequin/Carina Press
  • The Bent Agency
  • Pippin Properties
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Science Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction) LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction

Hilary D.

Hilary D.

Halifax, NS, Canada

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Editor with 20+ years experience in RPGs, fiction, and academic writing. Specialties in history & romance, with 6 years at Sourcebooks.


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

Gillian R.

Gillian R.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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If there's a way to bring order to your word chaos, I'll find it! Experience? Years... LGBTQ and emerging writers very welcome.


Work experience:

  • Insomniac Press
  • Self-employed
  • Ryerson University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment LGBTQ (non fiction)

Lesley T.

Lesley T.

Montreal, QC, Canada

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Diligent developmental and copy editor across fiction and non-fiction. Specialities include literary, coming of age and tech.


Work experience:

  • Montreal Review of Books
  • Manning Publications

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Coming of Age Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Computers & Internet Non-Fiction Technology

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