Hire a Developmental Editor in Adelaide

We've sourced the best developmental editors in Adelaide who are ready to help you with all your developmental editing needs.

Jane S.

Jane S.

Toowoomba QLD, Australia

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I'm a freelance editor, author and librarian with an eye for detail. Kids' books, fiction, non-fiction, history books: I love them all!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Concordia Lutheran College

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Historical Fiction Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement

Karen G.

Karen G.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Development, structural and copy editor with over 15 years' trade publishing experience in memoir, self-help, non-fiction, children's.


Work experience:

  • Exisle Publishing
  • Allen & Unwin
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Literary Fiction Plays & Screenplays Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Parenting & Families Nature Philosophy Humanities & Social Sciences

Jess R.

Jess R.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Experienced non-fiction editor specialising in craft, cooking and design. Worked at Penguin Aust. and for ThamesHudson, Hardie Grant.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books Australia
  • Jessica Redman Professional Writing and Editing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Home & Garden DIY & Crafts Design

Sherryl C.

Sherryl C.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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Writer, teacher, editor- my job is to help writers create terrific, publishable stories.


Work experience:

  • Sherryl Clark

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Young Adult Poetry Short Story Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction

Garima S.

Garima S.

Adelaide SA, Australia

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An editor with expertise in STEM editing (books, research papers, and theses). Worked for Macmillan, Elsevier, Springer, Cengage, AACR


Work experience:

  • Vocabulix Australia
  • MacMillan Publishing Services Ltd. (MPS Ltd.)
  • Aptara, Inc.
  • Thomson Digital

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Math & Science

Angela M.

Angela M.

Melbourne VIC, Australia

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I specialise in structural editing and advice. I'm experienced with crime/thrillers, hist fic, spec fic and literary. Former publisher.


Work experience:

  • Echo Publishing, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK

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

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Literary Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Science Fiction

Lauren F.

Lauren F.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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Editor and proofreader, 19 yrs. Bookouture, Atlantic Books, Allen & Unwin. Commercial fiction and memoir. Spaces from November.


Work experience:

  • Bookouture
  • Atlantic Books
  • Allen & Unwin
  • London Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Romantic Comedy Romance Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Travel Mystery & Crime Action & Adventure

Catherine D.

Catherine D.

Sydney NSW, Australia

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20+ years editing, proofreading and indexing; some specialities include self-help, biography and history. Contact me for a polished result.


Work experience:

  • Catherine J Dunk
  • McGraw-Hill Book Company Australia
  • Thomson Law Book Company

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction Home & Garden Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Parenting & Families Biographies & Memoirs History Buddhism Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement

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