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Lindsey R.

Lindsey R.

New York, United States

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Experienced editor from a Big Five publisher specializing in mystery, suspense, and thrillers.


Work experience:

  • Grand Central Publishing
  • Crooked Lane Books

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

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Action & Adventure Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

Christine F.

Christine F.

New York, United States

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I'm a seasoned and accomplished editor providing quality proofreading and copyediting services for the K-12, adult, and scholarly markets.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Inspirational Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Jon D.

Jon D.

New York, NY, USA

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I'm an agent at Aevitas and a former editor at Penguin Random House who's looking forward to helping you through any stage of your book.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • The Park Literary Group (now Park & Fine Literary and Media)
  • Aevitas Creative Management

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Humanities & Social Sciences LGBTQ (non fiction) Entertainment Mystery & Crime Fantasy Thriller & Suspense

Lila S.

Lila S.

New York, United States

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I specialize in editing nonfiction and academic books, and I'll work with you based on your specific writing style, voice, needs, and goals.


Work experience:

  • Lila M. Stromer Editorial Services
  • Law & Social Inquiry

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Plays & Screenplays Self-help & Self-improvement

Stephanie C.

Stephanie C.

New York, NY, USA

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Dedicated full-time and freelance editor, copy editor and proofreader with professional, creative publishing experience in numerous genres.


Work experience:

  • The MIT Press
  • Bedford/St. Martin's | Macmillan
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Seven Seas Entertainment, LLC
  • Page Street Publishing Co.
  • Bedford/St. Martins | Macmillan
  • Bedford St. Martin's | Macmillan
  • Ploughshares
  • Clarion, Boston University
  • University Press of Florida
  • First Second
  • Scholastic
  • Applewood Books
  • Springer Nature

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Horror Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Elise R.

Elise R.

New York, NY, USA

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Hyper-detailed NYC-based copy editor and proofreader specializing in highly illustrated non-fiction books (cookbooks, travel tomes, etc.)


Work experience:

  • Artisan, a division of Workman Publishing Co., Inc.
  • Missread Editorial

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Travel Home & Garden Parenting & Families Science Fiction Design

Susan R.

Susan R.

New York, NY, USA

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Trade publishing professional with experience in managing editorial, proofreading, demand planning, and sales.


Work experience:

  • Simon & Schuster
  • Melville House
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Health & wellbeing History Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Women's Fiction Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Children's

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

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