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Margaret N.

Margaret N.

Philadelphia, PA, United States

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I edit cookbooks, craft titles, gift-y nonfiction. I've worked on everything from astrophysics texts to NYT-bestselling literary mashups.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Quirk Books
  • Beacon PreMedia Global (now Lumina Datamatics)
  • East Falls Bakery
  • Police Legal Sciences
  • The Writing Center at Kenyon College
  • Zanesville Art Museum

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Humor & Comedy Art Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Humanities & Social Sciences Mashups Writing & Publishing Calendars Comics & Graphic Novels Design Photography Architecture

Catherine N.

Catherine N.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Experienced children's book editor. Specialities include: picture books, easy readers, chapter books, and middle-grade novels.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Picture Books DIY & Crafts Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Warren H.

Warren H.

Philadelphia, United States

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PhD with 10+years as editor and proofreader for nonfiction and plays. Author of two successful books and four plays.


Work experience:

  • Philadelphia Theatre Company
  • The Gershman Y
  • Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia
  • Association for Jewish Studies

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Art History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Cultural & Ethnic LGBTQ (non fiction) Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Short Story

Meg R.

Meg R.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Your personal editor. Sensitive, honest manuscript critique, ghostwriting, editing, and project organization for nonfiction and memoir.


Work experience:

  • Meg Ryan | Editorial Studio
  • Garden Design Magazine
  • Women's Health magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Art Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Music Psychology Math & Science Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences

Rose L.

Rose L.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Book doctor, editor, researcher. I love romance and historical fiction! (Areas of expertise: Regency, queer, Revolutionary War, Jewish.)


Work experience:

  • Rose Does The Research

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Romance Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction)

Shana M.

Shana M.

Philadelphia, PA, USA

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Editor specializing in nursing education, Christian and African-American texts. More than 20 years of experience.


Work experience:

  • FA Davis
  • Wolters Kluwer
  • David C Cook
  • TeleTech
  • Perseus Books Group
  • Elsevier
  • The Navigators

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Political Science & Current Affairs Religion & Spirituality Writing & Publishing Math & Science Education & Reference

Peggy P.

Peggy P.

Philadelphia, United States

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Editor, writer, and publishing consultant specializing in cookbooks and other illustrated lifestyle/craft book categories.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed
  • Clarkson Potter/Random House

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Home & Garden Weddings Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference

Dave V.

Dave V.

Seattle, United States

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Experienced copyeditor, proofreader, and fact checker proficient with Chicago style. I specialize in literary and historical fiction.


Work experience:

  • (self-employed)
  • Girl Friday Productions

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Action & Adventure Christian Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Music Fantasy Self-help & Self-improvement True Crime

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