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Hannah

Hannah

Oxford, UK

I am an editor specialising in commercial fiction with experience of working in-house at major traditional and digital publishing companies.


Work experience:

  • Bookouture
  • Amazon Publishing UK
  • Hodder& Stoughton

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Historical Fiction, Romance, Thriller & Suspense, Women's Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction

Stephanie

Stephanie

Oxford, UK

Copy-editor and proofreader. Trained in-house at Pearson and Michael O'Mara books. Specialises in non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Longman (now Pearson)
  • Michael O'Mara Books
  • Vision in Business and EMAP
  • Qatar Olympic Committee
  • Weill Cornell Medicine - Qatar
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Children’s Non-Fiction, ELT, Travel, Political Science & Current Affairs, Parenting & Families, Writing & Publishing

James

James

Oxford, UK

An experienced and empathic editor, teacher and author with 20 years publishing experience. Let me help you bring your book to market.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Oxford Brookes University, UK
  • University of Chicago Press
  • Tate Publishing, London
  • Ruskin College, Oxford

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Architecture, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, History, Photography, Writing & Publishing, Travel

Jonathan

Jonathan

Oxford, UK

Former Editor-in -Chief of Solaris and Abaddon Books. Over twenty years’ experience in publishing. Specialising in SF, fantasy, and horror.


Work experience:

  • Rebellion Publishing Ltd
  • Lion Hudson Ltd
  • Self-employed
  • Taylor & Francis

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

Genres: Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Gaming & LitRPG, Space Opera, Science Fiction, Dystopian, Time Travel, Post-Apocalyptic

Cleo

Cleo

Oxford, UK

I'm a keen and accurate editor, proofreader, and translator with professional experience at Bloomsbury, Penguin Random House, and OUP.


Work experience:

  • Osprey, Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Oxford University Press
  • Macmillan
  • Ebury, Penguin Random House
  • Upwork
  • The Happy Foodie, Penguin Random House
  • Toppsta, Children's Books Reviews
  • Queer Book Box

Services: Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Inspirational, Biographies & Memoirs, DIY & Crafts

Samantha

Samantha

Oxford, UK

I'm a writer and editor specialising in children's literacy and literature. Clients include Oxfam, Scholastic, National Literacy Trust.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, Women's Fiction, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult

Simon

Simon

Oxford, UK

Award-winning editor of fiction for young readers. Have worked with top authors such as Philip Pullman, Jenny Downham and Lisa Williamson.


Work experience:

  • David Fickling Books
  • Pushkin Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs

Hannah

Hannah

Oxford, United Kingdom

An editor with expertise in children's books, literacy and artwork design, I’ve worked with authors such as Julia Donaldson and Terry Deary.


Work experience:

  • Pearson Plc
  • Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
  • Oxford University Press
  • Hamilton Trust
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Camel Publishing Ltd.
  • BBC
  • Oxford Inspires
  • Blue Tutors
  • University of Oxford
  • Forge Media, University of Sheffield

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Young Adult, Literary Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Comics Non-Fiction, ELT

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