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Howard S.

Howard S.

Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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I've been polishing text for over 30 years, on projects ranging from the Oxford Dictionary of English to chicklit bestsellers.


Work experience:

  • Howard Sargeant

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Humor & Comedy Mystery & Crime Education & Reference ELT

Malcolm C.

Malcolm C.

Bristol, UK

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Bestselling author, editor, commissioning editor, packager and publishing consultant. Will work for biscuits.


Work experience:

  • Portico
  • Château de Pommard
  • Robson Books
  • Me Me Me Publishing Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Music Entertainment

Becky T.

Becky T.

Exeter, UK

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Freelance commissioning and development editor with 18 years’ experience in leading educational and academic publishers.


Work experience:

  • Rebekah Taylor Publishing Services
  • Sage Publishing
  • Learning Matters
  • Pearson Education
  • Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Business & Management Health & wellbeing Law Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Humanities & Social Sciences Philosophy Psychology Writing & Publishing Math & Science Education & Reference

Cara S.

Cara S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I love helping writers find their voices and connect with readers, especially with kid-lit, how-to, lifestyle, B2B, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult DIY & Crafts Middle Grade Parenting & Families Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Laura P.

Laura P.

San Diego, CA, USA

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Collaboration and quick turnaround are my specialty! I'm ready to help authors to self-publish or to seek a more traditional route.


Work experience:

  • Laura E. Pasquale Consulting
  • Cognella Academic Publishing

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Humanities & Social Sciences Math & Science Self-help & Self-improvement

Loren N.

Loren N.

New York, NY, USA

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Copy editor, development editor, dramaturg, and sometime writer. 20+ years in adult trade publishing, currently at Penguin Random House.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Self

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Anthologies Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Writing & Publishing Mystery & Crime

Gary B.

Gary B.

London, UK

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Editor specialising in literary and speculative fiction. Founder of award-winning publisher Influx Press. Former editor at Titan Books.


Work experience:

  • Titan Books
  • Influx Press
  • Unsung Stories
  • Ambit Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Travel Horror Anthologies Short Story Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Dystopian

Tomiko B.

Tomiko B.

Monterey, CA, USA

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ELT/ESOL specialist with 15 years experience offering manuscript assessment, development, and editing.


Work experience:

  • Paper Star Editorial & Design
  • TESOL International Association
  • AH Editing
  • The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Zharmae Publishing Press
  • Brainstorm Learning, LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Education & Reference ELT

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