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Haley A.

Haley A.

Oakland, CA, USA

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Former OUP editor with a passion for style manuals and experience editing books, articles, reference works, and dissertations.


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • New York University Law Review
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
  • Mission of Mozambique to the United Nations (Geneva)
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology

Teja W.

Teja W.

Oakland, CA, United States

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A lifetime of reading, editing, and writing books—this work is my dream. It would be an honor to help you get your book ready for the world.


Work experience:

  • Two Birds Editing
  • Avalon Travel
  • Alyson Books
  • George magazine
  • Jane magazine
  • Spin magazine

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Nature LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction Psychology LGBTQ (non fiction) Mystery & Crime Comics & Graphic Novels Parenting & Families Thriller & Suspense

Kelly L.

Kelly L.

Phoenix, United States

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I am passionate about the written word! I have 15+ years in editing in all genres, with special attention to business and travel.


Work experience:

  • Waking the Dream, LLC
  • Immanence Journal
  • Gently Read Literature (GRL)
  • International Artist Publishing
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Story Laboratory

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Romance Business & Management Travel Poetry Mystery & Crime

Harrison D.

Harrison D.

Hyattsville, United States

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The world's most thorough content editor. Expert in fiction and memoir. More than 70 books and 60 authors guided toward publication.


Work experience:

  • Freelance Editorial Boutique
  • Really Good Editing
  • Bancroft Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Action & Adventure Horror Women's Fiction Plays & Screenplays Short Story Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Children's

Lisa S.

Lisa S.

Nashville, United States

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I'm a 19 year veteran in Christian publishing, specializing in gift/coffee table books, devotionals, and trade books.


Work experience:

  • Loadstone Literary
  • Thomas Nelson Publishers (Harper Collins)

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Religion & Spirituality Writing & Publishing Self-help & Self-improvement

Lindsay S.

Lindsay S.

New Jersey, United States

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I'm an enthusiastic freelance editor with experience across the industry--bookselling, marketing, publicity, agency, editorial, and writing.


Work experience:

  • Charlotte Sheedy Literary Agency
  • Atheneum Books for Young Readers/Margaret K. McElderry Books at Simon & Schuster's Children's Publishing Division
  • Abrams Books for Young Readers/Amulet Books
  • Candlewick Press
  • Borders Books and Music
  • Verily Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Christian Fiction Women's Fiction Short Story Middle Grade Science Fiction Dystopian Children's

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

Stephen S.

Stephen S.

Maplewood, United States

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Editor for 20+ years, novelist, sf/f story writer, poet. Specializing in nonfiction and SF/F. I'll help you write a book you'll be proud of.


Work experience:

  • Avon Books
  • Wiley
  • Amacom

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management History Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Short Story Math & Science Fantasy Sports & Outdoors Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Science Fiction

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