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Deri R.

Deri R.

New York, United States

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Cookbook editor working with publishers and indie authors. Recent projects include Solomonov's Zahav and Samuelsson's Red Rooster Cookbook.


Work experience:

  • Deri Reed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing

Laura Mae I.

Laura Mae I.

New York, United States

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I specialize in literary fiction and have worked with Lydia Davis, Joyce Carol Oates, Lara Vapnyar, Aimee Bender, César Aira, etc.


Work experience:

  • Tweed's Magazine of Literature & Art (formerly The Coffin Factory)
  • Clyde Editing
  • The Center for Fiction
  • BuzzFeed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Anthologies

Jeff S.

Jeff S.

New York, United States

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I'm an experienced publishing consultant and editor specializing in science, technology, business, memoir, and health/self-improvement.


Work experience:

  • W. W. Norton & Company
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Technology Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement Physics & Chemistry Math & Science Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Life Sciences

Monica J.

Monica J.

New York, NY, United States

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Veteran copy editor for leading New York City publishers who enjoys collaborating with writers to make their work the best it can be.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Self-Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Historical Fiction Young Adult

Tim N.

Tim N.

New York, NY, United States

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Meticulous copy editor with a congenial disposition and a ruthless red pen.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Alexander Street Press
  • Self-employed
  • Great Forest Sustainability Solutions

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction Picture Books Children's Fiction Children's - Non-fiction

Paul Z.

Paul Z.

New York, United States

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Contemporary fiction, romance, thrillers, YA, plays, & cookbooks are my specialties. Clients: Amazon, Simon & Schuster, Kensington.


Work experience:

  • Editing Company
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Diner Journal
  • Kensington Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Thriller & Suspense Biographies & Memoirs Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction)

Luke G.

Luke G.

New York, NY, USA

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Developmental editor with fifteen years experience. Have worked in memoir, literary fiction, music, religion, social sciences, and more.


Work experience:

  • Voice of Witness
  • Soft Skull Press
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Music LGBTQ (non fiction) Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels Life Sciences Math & Science Science Fiction

Judith C.

Judith C.

New York, NY, USA

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I am an editor with 20 years experience with non-fiction books for adults and children. I'm versatile, creative, focused, and ready to work.


Work experience:

  • Ziga Media
  • Rockport Publishers
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Reader's Digest General Books
  • Time-Life Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Antiques & Collectibles Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Children's - Non-fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Fashion & Textiles Home & Garden Nature

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