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Marah S.

Marah S.

Washington, DC, United States

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Veteran editor and writer of food, health, and lifestyle books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks
  • Scribner
  • La Varenne Ecole de Cuisine and Anne Willan, Inc.

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Self-help & Self-improvement

Julie S.

Julie S.

Washington, United States

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I am a former senior editor at Little, Brown with over 13 years of experience editing acclaimed and bestselling children's and YA fiction.


Work experience:

  • Julie Scheina Editorial Services, LLC
  • Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Young Adult Picture Books Middle Grade Children's Middle Grade Fantasy New Adult Social & Family Issues Young Adult Fantasy

Eva T.

Eva T.

Washington D.C., DC, USA

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I’m a former NYC literary agent now based in Washington, DC. I live to guide writers with supportive feedback, edits, and honest advice.


Work experience:

  • Emma Sweeney Agency
  • Eva Talmadge Editorial
  • Harold Ober Associates

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Religion & Spirituality Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Contemporary Fiction

Rae B.

Rae B.

Washington D.C., DC, USA

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Award-winning writer and editor with ten years experience in NYC markets: fiction, nonfiction, literary, magic realism and more.


Work experience:

  • The Doctor T. J. Eckleburg Review, MMP
  • American University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • The Paris Review
  • The Huffington Post
  • The Missouri Review
  • Patasola Press

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Women's Fiction Sex & Relationships Short Story Education & Reference Thriller & Suspense

Lisa H.

Lisa H.

Berkley, United States

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Every sentence matters! My passion is helping your words shine, whether you're at the beginning of your project or you need a final polish.


Work experience:

  • Poignant Pen LLC

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Travel Home & Garden Sex & Relationships Fantasy Self-help & Self-improvement Science Fiction

Diane B.

Diane B.

Lawrence, United States

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My sweet spot is MG and YA fiction. I'll help you find your story (ornery manuscripts don't scare me!) and figure out how to tell it.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Christine M.

Christine M.

Chester, United States

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Experienced editor of cookbooks and home/lifestyle books; my editing and proofreading work includes James Beard and IACP Award winners.


Work experience:

  • Christine McKnight Editorial Services
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Business & Management Career Guides Christian (Non-Fiction) Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Religion & Spirituality Home & Garden Weddings Parenting & Families

Sarah C.

Sarah C.

Springfield, United States

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Nonfiction editor formerly of Wiley and Pearson. I help authors create AWESOME books (including a #1 bestseller on Amazon).


Work experience:

  • Independent Publishing Professional
  • Pearson Learning Solutions
  • John Wiley and Sons
  • Arnerich Massena
  • New Riders/Peachpit

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Business & Management Technology Health & wellbeing Home & Garden Math & Science Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Finance & Accounting

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