Hire a Developmental Editor in Pittsburgh

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Jennifer R.

Jennifer R.

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

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Award-winning Children's and Teen Book Editor, with 10 years' experience in the NYC book industry, developing talent and amazing stories!


Work experience:

  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Rees Editorial

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's Middle Grade Fantasy New Adult Young Adult Fantasy

Anne H.

Anne H.

New York, United States

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Experienced freelance book editor with a particular interest in literary fiction and memoir.


Work experience:

  • Counterpoint/Soft Skull Press
  • Massie & McQuilkin Literary Agency
  • Library Journal
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Humanities & Social Sciences Women's Fiction Psychology Short Story Coming of Age

Steven B.

Steven B.

Vermont, United States

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Intuitive, expert editor with 30 yrs experience teaching fiction writing at a major university. Well-published, knowledgeable, honest, kind.


Work experience:

  • Miami University, Oxford, OH
  • Colby College, Waterville,ME
  • Hollow Tree Literary Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Historical Fiction Short Story Middle Grade Fantasy Children's

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

Fort Pierce, United States

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2017 IACP award winning food stylist, recipe developer and tester, editor, and food writer


Work experience:

  • eMeals
  • Callisto Media
  • Hearst
  • Oxmoor House Books
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Travel Home & Garden Writing & Publishing

Karli J.

Karli J.

Nashville, TN, United States

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Editor who specializes in developing content and is passionate about helping authors of fiction and nonfiction write their best stories!


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Christian Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Historical Fiction Inspirational Women's Fiction

Kwame D.

Kwame D.

Lincoln, United States

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Kwame Dawes is an award winning editor and writer with over fifty books to his credit and years of experience as a literary editor.


Work experience:

  • Peepal Tree Press
  • Prairie Schooner
  • African Poetry Book Fund
  • Dawes Literary Manuscript Consultancy
  • Palmetto Poetry Series, University of South Carolina Press
  • Stepping Stones Press, South Carolina Poetry Initiative

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Humanities & Social Sciences Poetry African American fiction Cultural & Ethnic Music Plays & Screenplays

PJ S.

PJ S.

Atlanta, GA, United States

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Nationally recognized children's book author and editor with Sesame Street and Disney credentials, helping writers get published.


Work experience:

  • Wren Cottage Writing & Editing
  • Dalmatian Press/Intervisual Books/Piggy Toes Press/Spirit Press

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Picture Books Biographies & Memoirs History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Poetry Historical Fiction Children's - Non-fiction Children's Contemporary Fiction

Peggy P.

Peggy P.

Philadelphia, United States

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Editor, writer, and publishing consultant specializing in cookbooks and other illustrated lifestyle/craft book categories.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed
  • Clarkson Potter/Random House

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Home & Garden Weddings Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference

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