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Jacoba L.

Jacoba L.

Portland, OR, USA

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Specialist in nonfiction of all kinds and outdoorsy fiction. Bring me your natural histories, your kayak treatises, your adventures stories.


Work experience:

  • Timber Press
  • Trial Guides
  • Ooligan Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Home & Garden Non-Fiction Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Nature Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction Law Humanities & Social Sciences History Travel

Mark C.

Mark C.

Portland, OR, USA

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20+ years experience specializing in literary fiction, creative nonfiction & hybrid work.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Atelier26 Books
  • Moss Literary Journal
  • Tin House Literary Magazine
  • Zoetrope All-Story
  • Portland State University

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Classics Plays & Screenplays Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Writing & Publishing

Abby R.

Abby R.

Portland, United States

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Experienced editor (12+ years at HarperCollins, Disney-Hyperion, Scholastic). Focus: kids' books, especially middle grade and YA fiction.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins
  • Disney-Hyperion
  • Scholastic
  • Abby Ranger Editorial, LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

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

Susan D.

Susan D.

Portland, OR, USA

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Award-winning author, experienced editor, and book coach specializing in literary and speculative fiction.


Work experience:

  • Indigo Editing, Design, and More
  • Author Accelerator
  • Susan DeFreitas, LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Science Fiction Fantasy Urban Fantasy

Randy Sean S.

Randy Sean S.

Portland, OR, USA

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Editor with magazine, fiction, non-fiction, screenplay and stage experience. I'll help shape your global story, from hook to payoff.


Work experience:

  • Key Publishing Group

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

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Action & Adventure Fantasy Entertainment Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Home & Garden

Katherine G.

Katherine G.

Portland, OR, USA

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I am a freelance editor experienced in editing cookbooks.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing

Michael S.

Michael S.

Portland, ME, USA

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Me: soup-to-nuts editing, a ferocious line editor, and in it long term to help you find your voice, however faint it may sometimes seem.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Technology Mystery & Crime Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Historical Fiction

Steve A.

Steve A.

Portland, OR, United States

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Published author, editor and translator of historical fiction, mysteries/thrillers, creative nonfiction, bestsellers. Let’s tell your story.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Plays & Screenplays Mystery & Crime History Humanities & Social Sciences Thriller & Suspense

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