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Bethany R.

Bethany R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Former Assistant Editor @ Entangled. I'd love to help with your YA/romance project, especially if it includes magic, history, or sports.


Work experience:

  • Entangled Publishing

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Fantasy Humor & Comedy Science Fiction

Lynn P.

Lynn P.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Freelance editor and proofreader, specializing in working with first-time authors, for both traditional and self-publishing.


Work experience:

  • PostScripts Editing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Action & Adventure Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Nature Travel Young Adult DIY & Crafts

Rachel S.

Rachel S.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Experienced editor with an eye for details. Specialties include romance, YA, MG. Multi-pubbed author at Simon & Schuster and Penguin.


Work experience:

  • Rainy Day Editing
  • Author Accelerator
  • Entangled Publishing
  • The Daily of the University of Washington

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

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Middle Grade Children's Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ (Fiction) Literary Fiction Romance

David D.

David D.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Developmental editor of more than 200 novels since 2012, including best-selling mysteries, thrillers, and historical fiction.


Work experience:

  • Maxwellian Editorial Services Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Humor & Comedy Short Story Thriller & Suspense Women's Fiction

Ann D.

Ann D.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Content and copy editor for fiction, nonfiction, and scholarship. Founding editor of Isthmus literary journal and former in-house editor.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Isthmus, a literary review
  • Berghahn Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference History Humanities & Social Sciences

Wayt G.

Wayt G.

Seattle, United States

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Award-winning science writer, editor, and publishing consultant for high-profile media. Also produce videos, podcasts, and presentations.


Work experience:

  • Intellectual Ventures
  • Solo Publishing LLC
  • Scientific American

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Computers & Internet Non-Fiction Technology Engineering Math & Science Physics & Chemistry Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Engineering & Materials Science Life Sciences

Bruno G.

Bruno G.

Seattle, WA, United States

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Your first reader and best collaborator. I edit novels, art books, and scholarly manuscripts.


Work experience:

  • Editing by George
  • Six Red Marbles
  • Asymptote Journal
  • Microsoft and Vendors to Microsoft
  • Harvard Summer School

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Fantasy Health & wellbeing Historical Fiction Romance

Jenna N.

Jenna N.

Bangor, United States

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10+ years as a cookbook and wellness editor—everything from Texas BBQ to vegan desserts to training for your first marathon.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Indexing

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

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