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Jonathan P.

Jonathan P.

Manchester, UK

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Publisher / Editor specialising in Christian Fiction, Christian Living and Devotionals. Worked in-house at 10Publishing. PhD in Literature.


Work experience:

  • Christian Book Consultancy
  • 10ofThose
  • Lancaster University
  • University of Manchester
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Christian Fiction Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Writing & Publishing Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Magical Realism Poetry Short Story

Lisa S.

Lisa S.

Manchester, UK

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Humanities non-fiction copy-editor and proofreader with 6 years' experience, including several years in-house at Cambridge University Press.


Work experience:

  • Lisa Sinclair Editorial Services
  • Cambridge University Press
  • The Lutterworth Press/James Clarke & Co

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference Religion & Spirituality Humanities & Social Sciences

Thalia S.

Thalia S.

London, United Kingdom

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Editor with over a decade's experience working with best-selling authors at Pan Macmillan and HarperCollins . I'd love to hear from you.


Work experience:

  • Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation
  • HarperCollins
  • Pan Macmillan

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Health & wellbeing Coming of Age

Kate E.

Kate E.

Cardiff, United Kingdom

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Editor & proofreader with seven years' experience at HarperCollins and indie publishers. Specialising in commercial women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Accent Press
  • Collins, Harpercollins Publishers
  • Parthian Books
  • Express Publishing
  • Avon, HarperCollins (secondment)

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

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Holiday Historical Fiction Romance Women's Fiction

Simon B.

Simon B.

Whitstable, United Kingdom

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Fiction editor with 20+years experience in UK publishing and bookselling. Particular interest in commercial literary and crime/thrillers.


Work experience:

  • Faber & Faber
  • Ottakar's Bookshops Head Office
  • Waterstones Head Office
  • Black & White Publishing
  • Simon Burke

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Short Story Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

Luke F.

Luke F.

North Shields, United Kingdom

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Freelance copy-editing, proofreading and plain language support; working with publishers, businesses, charities, students and other writers.


Work experience:

  • Various voluntary organisations; Newcastle City Council
  • Book publishers; County Durham, UK
  • Luke Finley Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Music Psychology Entertainment Economics

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 Education & Reference

Amanda R.

Amanda R.

Stourbridge, United Kingdom

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Former acquisitions editor for Angry Robot and SFF editor of award-winning authors, such as Kameron Hurley, Sarah Pinborough and Laura Lam.


Work experience:

  • AR Editorial Solutions
  • Strange Chemistry

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Horror Thriller & Suspense Fiction Urban Fantasy Fantasy Young Adult Science Fiction

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