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Michelle M.

Michelle M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Experienced Managing Editor with over 8 years working with authors to improve their craft.


Work experience:

  • Elephantine Publishing
  • Dickinson College Norman M. Eberly Writing Center
  • David R. Godine, Publisher
  • John Wiley & Sons

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction

Deborah S.

Deborah S.

Boston, MA, USA

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30+ years' experience in nonfiction, memoir, self-help, kid lit. Known for speed, accuracy, versatility, and compassion. MSW & MFA.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Picture Books Children's Fiction Career Guides Children's - Non-fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Lori G.

Lori G.

Boston, MA, USA

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Penguin Random House author of four novels; creative writing instructor. Experienced content, copyeditor with sharp eye. Former journalist.


Work experience:

  • Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Grub Street

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

Genres: Children's Fiction Urban Fantasy Fantasy Historical Fiction Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs

Erin B.

Erin B.

Boston, MA, USA

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A former Scholastic editor with over a decade of experience, who loves kidlit and delights in text.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Self-employed
  • Viable Paradise

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Young Adult Science Fiction Fantasy Horror Thriller & Suspense Action & Adventure

Brian H.

Brian H.

Boston, MA, USA

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I'm interested in working with writers - journalists, scholars, activists, memoirists - drive by social justice, with a passion for a cause.


Work experience:

  • University of Massachusetts Press
  • Beacon Press
  • Sayle Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment History Humanities & Social Sciences Law LGBTQ (non fiction) Nature Political Science & Current Affairs Writing & Publishing

Rachael S.

Rachael S.

Boston, MA, USA

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Enthusiastic and Proficient Editor and Writer with the experience to develop a variety of titles for publication


Work experience:

  • Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Salve Regina University
  • Post Road Magazine
  • Chapel Hill Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Education & Reference Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Children's Fiction Romance

Jen W.

Jen W.

Boston, MA, USA

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Copyeditor, proofreader, and development editor with over 11 years experience in freelance and traditional publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • National Geographic Learning
  • National Fire Protection Association
  • John Wiley & Sons
  • Callisto Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing New Age Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

Molly M.

Molly M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Writer/Editor/Communicator with a passion for science and storytelling. Let's get every word working for you!


Work experience:

  • Aforementioned Productions
  • Cengage
  • Elsevier

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Life Sciences Math & Science Non-Fiction Writing & Publishing

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