Experienced editor of bestselling and award-winning books, specializing in narrative nonfiction, thrillers, and young adult. 7+ years' exp.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review
Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Political Science & Current Affairs Entertainment Thriller & Suspense
Literary agent with a particular passion for all things YA, romance, and historical.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review
Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Fantasy Coming of Age Chick Lit Social & Family Issues Young Adult Fantasy
Experienced copy editor, proofreader, and nonfiction developmental editor who's worked with Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, and Abrams.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading
Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Health & wellbeing History Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Humanities & Social Sciences Home & Garden Psychology Math & Science Life Sciences
Formerly of Simon and Schuster, I love being able to work more directly with authors with honest and thoughtful collaborative editing.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment
Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Thriller & Suspense Urban Fantasy Paranormal Romance
I'm an experienced publishing consultant and editor specializing in science, technology, business, memoir, and health/self-improvement.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review
Genres: Non-Fiction Technology Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Math & Science Self-help & Self-improvement Physics & Chemistry Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Life Sciences
Proofreading services from a book publishing industry professional with 15+ years of experience in Big Five houses.
Services: Editing Proofreading
Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Business & Management Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Fantasy Parenting & Families Science Fiction Children's
Literary agent turned editor of fiction & memoir where narratives and protagonists have distinct, identifiable voices.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review
Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's
Passionate children's book editor with 15+ years experience in picture books and middle grade fiction for companies like Disney and Penguin.
Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review Indexing
Genres: Non-Fiction Picture Books Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's Middle Grade Fantasy
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