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Michael U.

Michael U.

Wellington, New Zealand

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Experienced non-fiction publisher and editor. Former HarperCollins. Trade/literary non-fiction/museum publishing. Making ideas accessible.


Work experience:

  • Pastest
  • Te Papa Press, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
  • Fishpond Ltd
  • Michael Upchurch Editorial Services
  • HarperCollins

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

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Entertainment Geography Political Science & Current Affairs Nature Sports & Outdoors

Sue C.

Sue C.

Auckland, New Zealand

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Editor and award-winning author, 20+ years in UK and NZ publishing. Ex Dorling Kindersley and Pearson. Meticulous, fun and kind.


Work experience:

  • Pearson
  • Dorling Kindersley (London, UK)
  • Treehouse Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Picture Books Children's Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Science Fiction Children's - Non-fiction

Margaux W.

Margaux W.

New York, NY

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A passionate, involved editor with a love of language and storytelling, and nearly a decade of experience at major NYC publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • Major American Publisher

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Thriller & Suspense Fiction Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Women's Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Arvind D.

Arvind D.

New York, NY, USA

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For 10 years, I've worked in publishing, marketing, and journalism, specializing in literature, education, and media.


Work experience:

  • 2U Inc.
  • Black Balloon Publishing
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction Magical Realism Coming of Age Travel Short Story Biographies & Memoirs

Danielle S.

Danielle S.

New York, NY, USA

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Expert in academic texts and educational supplements: copyediting, proofreading, content writing, author management, and research.


Work experience:

  • Macmillan Learning
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Education & Reference

Joelle Y.

Joelle Y.

New York, NY

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I'm a developmental/line editor with more than 15 years of experience who has edited critically acclaimed fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • JY Book Studio
  • William Morrow/HarperCollins

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction

Katie B.

Katie B.

New Haven, United States

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I'm a versatile, seasoned editor who can edit in a variety of genres, from outdoor adventure to family-friendly topics and nature to DIY.


Work experience:

  • Globe Pequot Press (FalconGuides)
  • Globe Pequot
  • Taunton Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Nature Home & Garden Sports & Outdoors Parenting & Families Architecture

Brooke G.

Brooke G.

New Jersey, United States

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An experienced editor, with a particular love for travel and memoir, who has lived and worked in the US, UK, Australia, and Africa.


Work experience:

  • Brooke Goode Editing & Writing Services
  • Modern Africa magazine
  • West Africa magazine
  • Rowman & Littlefield
  • Drew Magazine
  • Rutgers University Press
  • Henry Holt & Co.
  • St. Martin's Press
  • IPC Media
  • Australian Broadcasting Corp
  • James Curry Publishers
  • Zed Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Cultural & Ethnic Fiction Women's Fiction

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