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Sarah C.

Sarah C.

Developmental Editing

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I specialize in literary and LGBT fiction, but I'm also a sucker for multicultural fiction and tales with a quirky, speculative twist.

African American fiction Cultural & Ethnic Themes + 9 more

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Sarah C.

Sarah C.

Developmental Editing

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I specialize in literary and LGBT fiction, but I'm also a sucker for multicultural fiction and tales with a quirky, speculative twist.

Work Experience

The Threepenny Editor

Carnegie Mellon University Press

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Query Letter Review

Genres

Fiction

Non-Fiction

Literature

Young Adult & Teen

African American fiction

Cultural & Ethnic Themes

LGBTQ

Women's Fiction

Publishing

Science Fiction

Dystopian

Jenny B.

Jenny B.

Developmental Editing

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10+ years experience editing children's books in all genres with a keen eye, a knack for story telling, and a love of adventure.

Children's Picture Books Young Adult & Teen + 5 more

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Jenny B.

Jenny B.

Developmental Editing

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10+ years experience editing children's books in all genres with a keen eye, a knack for story telling, and a love of adventure.

Work Experience

Jenny Bowman

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Query Letter Review

Genres

Fiction

Young Adult & Teen

Children's Picture Books

Adventure

Children's - Middle Grade

Fantasy

Science Fiction

Nicky L.

Nicky L.

Developmental Editing

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Award-winning nonfiction writer/editor with 35 years' experience, specializing in travel, nature, health, creativity, and personal growth.

Nature New Age + 4 more

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Nicky L.

Nicky L.

Developmental Editing

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Award-winning nonfiction writer/editor with 35 years' experience, specializing in travel, nature, health, creativity, and personal growth.

Work Experience

Nicky Leach, Writer/Editor

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Proofreading

Genres

Non-Fiction

Health & wellbeing

Nature

Travel

New Age

Self-help & Self-improvement

Sylvia C.

Sylvia C.

Developmental Editing

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I have worked with houses such as HarperOne, Parragon, and Simon and Schuster. I particularly enjoy editing sci-fi and fantasy (YA+adult).

Self-help & Self-improvement Fantasy + 6 more

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Sylvia C.

Sylvia C.

Developmental Editing

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I have worked with houses such as HarperOne, Parragon, and Simon and Schuster. I particularly enjoy editing sci-fi and fantasy (YA+adult).

Work Experience

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Proofreading

Query Letter Review

Genres

Fiction

Non-Fiction

Young Adult & Teen

Historical Fiction

LGBTQ

Fantasy

Self-help & Self-improvement

Science Fiction

Garrett H.

Garrett H.

Developmental Editing

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I'm the former interim prose editor of The Southern Review. Specializing in shortform literary prose, both fiction and nonfiction.

Fiction Short Story

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Garrett H.

Garrett H.

Developmental Editing

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I'm the former interim prose editor of The Southern Review. Specializing in shortform literary prose, both fiction and nonfiction.

Work Experience

The Southern Review

New Delta Review

Louisiana State University

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Proofreading

Genres

Fiction

Short Story

Amy B.

Amy B.

Developmental Editing

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Kids' book pro for twenty years, formerly with Scholastic, Disney. Honest, constructive feedback and a collaborative atmosphere.

Children's Picture Books Non-Fiction + 3 more

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Amy B.

Amy B.

Developmental Editing

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Kids' book pro for twenty years, formerly with Scholastic, Disney. Honest, constructive feedback and a collaborative atmosphere.

Work Experience

Self-employed

Disney Press

Orchard Books/Scholastic

Scholastic

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Bradbury Press, an imprint of Macmillan

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Copy Editing

Editorial Assessment

Proofreading

Query Letter Review

Genres

Fiction

Non-Fiction

Children's Picture Books

Children's - Middle Grade

Children's Books (Non-Fiction)

Harrison D.

Harrison D.

Developmental Editing

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The world's most thorough content editor. Expert in fiction and memoir. More than 70 books and 60 authors guided toward publication.

Plays & Screenplays Fiction + 15 more

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Harrison D.

Harrison D.

Developmental Editing

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The world's most thorough content editor. Expert in fiction and memoir. More than 70 books and 60 authors guided toward publication.

Work Experience

Freelance Editorial Boutique

Really Good Editing

Bancroft Press

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Editorial Assessment

Query Letter Review

Genres

Fiction

Non-Fiction

Literature

Romance

Young Adult & Teen

Humor & Comedy

Biographies & Memoirs

Adventure

Horror

Women's Fiction

Plays & Screenplays

Short Story

Children's - Middle Grade

Crime & Mystery

Fantasy

Science Fiction

Thriller

Katie B.

Katie B.

Developmental Editing

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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.

Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction + 7 more

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Katie B.

Katie B.

Developmental Editing

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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 Press (FalconGuides)

Globe Pequot

Taunton Press

Taunton Press

Services

Editing

Developmental Editing

Editorial Assessment

Query Letter Review

Genres

Non-Fiction

Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits

DIY & Crafts

Health & wellbeing

Nature

Home & Garden

Sports & outdoor recreation

Parenting & Families

Architecture


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