Hire an Editor in Calgary

We've sourced the best editors in Calgary who are ready to help you with all your editing needs.

Amy B.

Amy B.

Montreal, Canada

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I want readers to love your book and live in your world, gripped by your words, desperate to keep reading.


Work experience:

  • Amy Butcher Content

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Rebecca R.

Rebecca R.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Insightful, thorough, and meticulous editor specializing in nonfiction and academic texts.


Work experience:

  • Northlight Editorial Services
  • Penguin Canada
  • Great North Artists Management

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

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Philosophy Law Literary Fiction Fiction Travel Business & Management Women's Fiction

Jennifer H.

Jennifer H.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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An experienced freelance editor, specializing in romance and YA. My passion is helping indie authors take their books to the next level.


Work experience:

  • Kensington Publishing Corporation (Lyrical Press)
  • Lyrical Press/Kensington Publishing Corporation
  • Breathless Press/Lycoan Press
  • BookFish Books
  • Entangled Publishing
  • Fresh Look Editorial
  • Corvisiero Literary Agency
  • Harvey Klinger Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Paranormal Romance Romance Contemporary Romance Romantic Suspense Romantic Comedy

Maria S.

Maria S.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I am an experienced and supportive editor with a Master of Publishing, focusing on inspirational memoir, travel, and architecture.


Work experience:

  • Scala Editorial Services
  • Penguin Group Canada
  • Literary Mama

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Architecture Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Travel Design Inspirational

Victoria C.

Victoria C.

Newmarket, Ontario, Canada

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Award-winning editor and writer, 14 years at Harlequin. Want readers to have all the feels? I specialize in romance and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Harlequin

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Holiday Fiction Humor & Comedy Romance Women's Fiction Inspirational Non-Fiction Thriller & Suspense Action & Adventure Fantasy

Michael C.

Michael C.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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I am a book editor and writer with more than 30 years of experience in just about every non-fiction and fiction genre.


Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Indexing

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Business & Management Literary Fiction

Rebecca B.

Rebecca B.

Toronto, ON, Canada

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Publishing pro with 5+ years of experience, incl. building Kobo's Originals program, and Lit Agency submission review.


Work experience:

  • Rakuten Kobo
  • The Cooke Agency

Services: Editing Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Short Story Women's Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Ashley R.

Ashley R.

Guelph, ON, Canada

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I'm a professional book editor with 10 years of experience. I love helping authors make their book dreams reality!


Work experience:

  • Inkwell's Editorial Services
  • University of Toronto Press
  • Firefly Books Ltd.
  • McGraw-Hill Ryerson

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs LGBTQ (Fiction) Fiction Romance

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Editor in Calgary

Writing a book is hard work. As an author, you have to pull fully formed characters, engaging storylines, and multi-layered themes right out of thin air. You have to make sure your prose is compelling, your pacing well-calibrated, and your spelling and grammar crisp. It’s a lot to ask of one person… which is why just about every successful author has a dream team of editors helping them out.

To be clear, hiring an editor (or two or ten) doesn’t mean giving up creative control over your book. If anything, it’s the opposite; a skillful editor will enhance your natural voice and the standout elements of your story, not hack it into unrecognizable pieces. From developmental editors to iron out the “big picture” parts like plot and structure, to copy editors and proofreaders who work on a line-by-line basis, these professionals are duty-bound to transform your book into the best possible version of itself. And not only that — they’ll also show you how to incorporate the changes yourself, so you can adjust as necessary for your next book.

For all these reasons and more, hiring an editor is one of the smartest moves you can make for your manuscript and your writing career as a whole. And you’ll find all the best editors for hire right here on Reedsy — editors in Calgary, and all other parts of Canada. Sign up to Reedsy and start meeting them today.

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