Hire a Copy Editor in Cambridge

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Jon B.

Jon B.

Cambridge, UK

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Editor, esp of current affairs and history. Once spotted that the i and e in Tolkien were the wrong way round while flicking through a book.


Work experience:

  • Oneworld Publications
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Literary Fiction Fiction Mystery & Crime Philosophy Short Story

Claire C.

Claire C.

Cambridge, UK

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Writer and editor of non-fiction books especially history, archaeology and current affairs for Bloomsbury, Icon, British Library and more.


Work experience:

  • Claire Cock-Starkey
  • Ben Schott

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Indexing

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Parenting & Families Sports & Outdoors Political Science & Current Affairs Entertainment Architecture

Lisa C.

Lisa C.

Cambridge, UK

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A seasoned non-fiction editor with 30 years' experience in the publishing industry, 11 of which in-house before going freelance.


Work experience:

  • Lisa Cordaro Publishing Services
  • Sage Publications (London EC2)
  • Kluwer Law International (Wolters Kluwer plc) (London SW1)
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP (London EC1)
  • Cambridge Newspapers
  • Hobsons Publishing PLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Biographies & Memoirs Career Guides Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Photography Self-help & Self-improvement Travel

Julia B.

Julia B.

Cambridge, United Kingdom

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I am an editor and writer with a mission to make everything I work on the best it can be. I specialise in non-fiction and children's books.


Work experience:

  • Reader's Digest
  • Macmillan Children's Books
  • HarperCollins Children's Books
  • Penguin Books, Ltd.
  • Harcourt Education
  • Orpheus Books
  • Julia Bruce

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Math & Science Nature Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fantasy Education & Reference

Gareth W.

Gareth W.

Oxford, United Kingdom

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Specialising in science fiction, fantasy and crime/mystery fiction, and general non-fiction. Over 9 years' experience in publishing.


Work experience:

  • Wiley
  • Watkins Editorial Services

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Computers & Internet Non-Fiction Horror Thriller & Suspense Fiction Writing & Publishing Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Liz J.

Liz J.

Wells, United Kingdom

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I have worked as an editor since 1998, across a range of genres. I enjoy finding practical ways to help your project shine.


Work experience:

  • Liz Jones Editorial Solutions
  • Quarto
  • Scholastic (Educational Division)
  • Usborne
  • Miles Kelly Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Home & Garden Writing & Publishing Mystery & Crime Education & Reference Children's - Non-fiction Design Architecture

Bryony S.

Bryony S.

England, United Kingdom

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Traditionally published biographer and ghostwriter, now working as an editor of memoirs, how-tos, and fiction ... with a twist.


Work experience:

  • Bryony Sutherland
  • Atomic Partnership Limited

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Women's Fiction Fiction Entertainment Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Dystopian

Tom B.

Tom B.

London, United Kingdom

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Highly experienced academic and educational book editor, previously worked as Senior Book Production Editor for a leading publishing house.


Work experience:

  • Tom Bedford | Editorial Services
  • SAGE

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Math & Science Political Science & Current Affairs History Sociology

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