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Sarah S.

Sarah S.

Edinburgh, UK

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Ex-Scholastic Commissioning Editor, proud to have worked on award-winning, best-selling children's and YA fiction. Usually hungry.


Work experience:

  • Lighthouse Literary
  • Floris Books
  • Scholastic Children's Books
  • Various

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

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Young Adult Women's Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Romance Thriller & Suspense

Peggy H.

Peggy H.

Edinburgh, UK

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Editrix, bonne vivante and occasional Canadian.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • The Overlook Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits History Travel Women's Fiction Home & Garden Entertainment Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Photography

Penny H.

Penny H.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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I'm a writer, editor and editorial consultant on ELT materials, both print and digital. 


Work experience:

  • Penny Hands Editorial Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction

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

Julie F.

Julie F.

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

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I am a professional and experienced fiction and non-fiction editor accustomed to working with publishers and authors.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Birlinn Ltd

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Dystopian Science Fiction Young Adult

Anna B.

Anna B.

London, United Kingdom

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I have 10+ years' experience working on children's and YA writing at UK publishers including Hachette and HarperCollins.


Work experience:

  • Octopus (Hachette)
  • Carlton Books
  • Orchard (Hachette)
  • Egmont
  • N/A

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

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Middle Grade Fantasy Humor & Comedy Science Fiction Young Adult Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction

Scott P.

Scott P.

London, United Kingdom

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I am a publisher and editor with twenty years' experience and several award-winning and bestselling books to my name.


Work experience:

  • Unbound
  • Aardvark Bureau, Gallic Books
  • The Friday Project, HarperCollins
  • Waterstones
  • Oxford Brookes University
  • Eye Books & Lightning Books
  • Mastermind, Impossible and Fifteen to One

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Fantasy Literary Fiction Science Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Thriller & Suspense Women's Fiction

Hugo V.

Hugo V.

London, United Kingdom

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ELT specialist with extensive in-house print and digital experience from primary to adult. I also translate (English-Italian).


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Macmillan Education
  • Macmillan Eduaction

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

Genres: ELT Non-Fiction Writing & Publishing

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