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Haley A.

Haley A.

Oakland, CA, USA

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Former OUP editor with a passion for style manuals and experience editing books, articles, reference works, and dissertations.


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • New York University Law Review
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
  • Mission of Mozambique to the United Nations (Geneva)
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology

Teja W.

Teja W.

Oakland, CA, United States

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A lifetime of reading, editing, and writing books—this work is my dream. It would be an honor to help you get your book ready for the world.


Work experience:

  • Two Birds Editing
  • Avalon Travel
  • Alyson Books
  • George magazine
  • Jane magazine
  • Spin magazine

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Nature LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction Psychology LGBTQ (non fiction) Mystery & Crime Comics & Graphic Novels Parenting & Families Thriller & Suspense

Katharine M.

Katharine M.

Oakland, United States

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Fast and meticulous project editor, copy editor, and proofreader, with a focus on lifestyle, travel, and educational writing.


Work experience:

  • Center for the Collaborative Classroom
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Weldon Owen Publishing
  • Freelance
  • Westview Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Picture Books Art Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Travel Home & Garden Entertainment Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Parenting & Families Design Photography Architecture Children's

Andy R.

Andy R.

Oakland, CA, USA

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I am a literary agent and freelance developmental book editor. I also edit and consult on query letters and non-fiction book proposals.


Work experience:

  • Andy Ross Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult History Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Joel B.

Joel B.

Oakland, CA, United States

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Ace dev editor & seasoned copy/line/proofer. 45+ titles for Amazon Pub and I'm genre friendly. Show me your book so we can talk about it


Work experience:

  • Amazon Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Action & Adventure Horror Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Thriller & Suspense

Leah B.

Leah B.

Vancouver, WA, United States

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Wordsmith with a decade of experience as an in-house and freelance editor specializing in genre fiction. I'm here to polish your diamond.


Work experience:

  • Beyond Words Publishing
  • RainTown Press
  • Self
  • Beyond Words
  • Ooligan Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Business & Management Fantasy Education & Reference Science Fiction Dystopian Urban Fantasy

Savannah A.

Savannah A.

Los Angeles, United States

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Collaborative editor and bestselling ghostwriter with 15 years of publishing experience, specializing in memoir and how-to.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Workman Publishing
  • Arcade Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Career Guides Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology Weddings Sex & Relationships Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

Tammy S.

Tammy S.

California, United States

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Editor specializing in fantasy and science fiction and their many subgenres. As dedicated to words as a hobbit to breakfast.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Action & Adventure Horror Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Dystopian Urban Fantasy

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