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Brian H.

Brian H.

Boston, MA, USA

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I'm interested in working with writers - journalists, scholars, activists, memoirists - drive by social justice, with a passion for a cause.


Work experience:

  • University of Massachusetts Press
  • Beacon Press
  • Sayle Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Nature LGBTQ (non fiction) Entertainment Writing & Publishing

Nina D.

Nina D.

Boston, MA, USA

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Editor of books, magazines, digital content; Published in poetry and fiction; Pushcart Prize nominee; Columbia Publishing Course graduate


Work experience:

  • America's Test Kitchen
  • Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Literary and Entertainment Agency
  • Write My Wrongs, LLC

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Women's Fiction

Rebecca H.

Rebecca H.

Boston, United States

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Creative, compassionate, precision-based developmental editing and supportive, no-nonsense book coaching since 2009.


Work experience:

  • Rebecca Faith Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Fantasy

Sherry M.

Sherry M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Over 8 years experience in literature, anthologies, and short fiction at Macmillan. I'm always looking for exciting new projects!


Work experience:

  • Macmillan

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Humanities & Social Sciences Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Anthologies Short Story

Larissa M.

Larissa M.

Boston, MA, USA

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I am a professional editor who specializes in feminist, Latinx, LGBTQ+, YA, and otherwise diverse literary fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Dottir Press
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Cultural & Ethnic LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction)

Alison D.

Alison D.

Boston, MA, USA

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Meticulous and dedicated development and copy editor of educational content, photography, and self-published teen/women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Cengage
  • photo.net
  • Focal Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Political Science & Current Affairs Women's Fiction Education & Reference Photography

Jill G.

Jill G.

Boston, United States

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I offer a decade of editorial experience in textbooks, nonfiction trade titles, and literary fiction. I also write essays and like donuts.


Work experience:

  • Bedford/St. Martin's, Macmillan Learning
  • Routledge
  • Cengage Learning
  • Adams Media

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Career Guides Health & wellbeing Women's Fiction Weddings Entertainment Short Story Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference

Deborah B.

Deborah B.

Boston, MA, USA

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Freelance Copyeditor, Proofreader, Development Editor, and Editorial Project Management Consultant


Work experience:

  • Self-Employed: Freelance work on self-published author projects (2 nonfiction titles)
  • Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Adams Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Nature Women's Fiction New Age Self-help & Self-improvement

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