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Alexander R.

Alexander R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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An editor with seven years of experience who has worked on projects from Amazon Publishing, National Geographic, Disney, and more.


Work experience:

  • Girl Friday Productions
  • Allegory Ridge
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Red City Review
  • Becker & Mayer
  • Expedia
  • Dorrance Publishing

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Travel Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Mystery & Crime Science Fiction

Kelli M.

Kelli M.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Developmental editor loves making manuscripts sparkle. 20 yrs exprnce in women's fic, commercial fic, romance at HarperCollins, Harlequin.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Amazon Publishing
  • Harlequin
  • Hyperion Books for Children/Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Border Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Romance Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense Contemporary Fiction Contemporary Romance Romantic Comedy Romantic Suspense Psychological Thriller Chick Lit

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

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

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

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

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

Rachel S.

Rachel S.

Seattle, WA, USA

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


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

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