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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

John A.

John A.

Edinburgh, UK

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Published writer, editor, and blogger. Specialises in projects pertaining to Scotland, but an internationalist at heart.


Work experience:

  • Lomond Books

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Humor & Comedy Fiction Picture Books Children's Calendars Non-Fiction Entertainment Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Sports & Outdoors Travel

Victoria H.

Victoria H.

Edinburgh, UK

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Professional editor specialising in literary and contemporary fiction, short stories, and poetry. Also offering manuscript assessments.


Work experience:

  • Twenty-sixletters.com
  • Myriad Editions
  • Thresholds
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Anthologies Fiction Short Story Thriller & Suspense Literary Fiction Romance Comics & Graphic Novels LGBTQ (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

Dr Sarah S.

Dr 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 Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

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

Thalia S.

Thalia S.

London, United Kingdom

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Editor with over a decade's experience working with best-selling authors at Pan Macmillan and HarperCollins . I'd love to hear from you.


Work experience:

  • Bloomsbury Qatar Foundation
  • HarperCollins
  • Pan Macmillan

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense Health & wellbeing Coming of Age

Kate E.

Kate E.

Cardiff, United Kingdom

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Editor & proofreader with seven years' experience at HarperCollins and indie publishers. Specialising in commercial women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Accent Press
  • Collins, Harpercollins Publishers
  • Parthian Books
  • Express Publishing
  • Avon, HarperCollins (secondment)

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

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Holiday Historical Fiction Romance Women's Fiction

Michael R.

Michael R.

England, United Kingdom

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I'm a former Editorial Director of Del Rey at Penguin Random House UK, published Andy Weir's THE MARTIAN and love all things genre fiction.


Work experience:

  • Ebury Publishing, Penguin Random House UK
  • Waterstones Head Office
  • MJCR
  • Waterstones
  • Rebellion Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Horror Thriller & Suspense Fiction Mystery & Crime Dystopian Science Fiction Urban Fantasy Fantasy Technothriller

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