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Sam B.

Sam B.

Edinburgh, UK

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I am a writer and editor, with extensive experience of publishing and editing poetry collections, magazines and artists' books.


Work experience:

  • clinic press
  • Poetry London
  • Five Dials

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Poetry Fiction Literary Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction

Philippa T.

Philippa T.

Edinburgh, UK

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A reliable, competent and professional researcher, editor and writer. I have years of experience on non-fiction projects.


Work experience:

  • Phaidon Press
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Art Education & Reference Biographies & Memoirs Health & Wellbeing Self-Help & Self-Improvement Life Sciences Math & Science Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry

Francis E.

Francis E.

Edinburgh, UK

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Experienced arts/social sciences copy-editor and proofreader. Help for non-native academic English writers. Translator (Italian to English).


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

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

Suzy P.

Suzy P.

Edinburgh, UK

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Freelance developmental and copy editor with publishing experience. Specialises in thrillers, travel and food writing.


Work experience:

  • The List magazine
  • National Library of Scotland
  • Suzy Pope Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Fiction Travel Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Holiday New Adult Young Adult

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

Helen T.

Helen T.

United Kingdom

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15 years of in-house editorial experience specialising in children's fiction (MG, teen and YA). Previously Editor-at-Large for Hachette.


Work experience:

  • Helen Thomas
  • Hachette Children's Group
  • Orion Children's Books
  • Scholastic Ltd
  • Columbia University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Young Adult Women's Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction New Age Self-Help & Self-Improvement Writing & Publishing

Victoria H.

Victoria H.

Edinburgh, UK

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Professional editor specialising in contemporary fiction and short stories. 17+ years of experience as a writer and editor.


Work experience:

  • Studio 26, insidestudio26.com
  • Myriad Editions
  • Thresholds
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Anthologies Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Literary Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels LGBTQ Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Contemporary Fiction

Gillian H.

Gillian H.

London, United Kingdom

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I have worked with many authors, and I never get tired of helping someone write the very best book they can. It's always a thrill.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Anthologies Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

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