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Katie M.

Katie M.

Los Angeles, United States

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Developmental editor and book coach. Helping authors grow their best stories for career growth, self-publishing, and/or pitching agents.


Work experience:

  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Romantic Suspense Romance Contemporary Romance Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult New Adult Self-help & Self-improvement

Elana C.

Elana C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I am a seasoned commercial, romance, and YA fiction editor with years of experience in several of the most competitive publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • Simon & Schuster

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Coming of Age Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Women's Fiction

Emma B.

Emma B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Dedicated, creative editor with an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and years of experience at a top New York City literary agency.


Work experience:

  • McCormick Literary
  • The Iowa Writers' Workshop
  • Atheneum (a division of Simon & Schuster)

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Women's Fiction

Allyson R.

Allyson R.

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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I don't want to brag, but I took first place in a statewide grammar and writing test in high school. So.


Work experience:

  • The Overlook Press
  • Grand Central Publishing

Services: Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Horror Thriller & Suspense Fiction Philosophy Psychology Fantasy Dystopian Science Fiction

Savannah A.

Savannah A.

Los Angeles, United States

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Collaborative editor and bestselling ghostwriter with 15 years of publishing experience, specializing in memoir and how-to.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Workman Publishing
  • Arcade Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Career Guides Health & wellbeing Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Weddings Sex & Relationships Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

Anne S.

Anne S.

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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I’m a developmental editor who has worked with star writers and beginners. I specialize in memoir, personal growth, and LGBTQ+ projects.


Work experience:

  • The Advocate
  • Senior Arts & Entertainment Editor
  • Well Again
  • self

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

Genres: LGBTQ (Fiction) Fiction Plays & Screenplays Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Inspirational LGBTQ (non fiction) Self-help & Self-improvement Humor & Comedy

Paul S.

Paul S.

Los Angeles, United States

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I'm a writer/editor with a particular ability to help people get their books out of their heads and onto the page. Call me a Book Whisperer.


Work experience:

  • B. Bear Productions, Inc.

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Anthologies Music Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Short Story

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

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