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Erin

Erin

Wellington, New Zealand

Word nerd, editor and published author – specialising in assessment, editing and proofreading in contemporary and YA fiction and poetry.


Work experience:

  • Allen and Unwin
  • Steele Roberts Aotearoa
  • Whitireia New Zealand
  • Thomson Reuters

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Coming of Age, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Poetry, LGBTQ Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Young Adult

Kirsten

Kirsten

Auckland, New Zealand

My speciality is travel and other non-fiction – I've worked with Lonely Planet for many years. I have 15 years of editing experience.


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Humanities & Social Sciences, Travel

Paul

Paul

Wellington, New Zealand

A BMA award-winning editor of 12+ years in medicine, with a keen interest in social and health equality projects. If I'm in, I'm all in!


Work experience:

  • 1-2-1 Editorial Support
  • JP Medical Ltd.

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment

Genres: Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry, Math & Science, Non-Fiction, Comics Non-Fiction, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, History

Sue

Sue

Auckland, New Zealand

Editor and award-winning author, 20+ years in UK and NZ publishing. Ex Dorling Kindersley and Pearson. Meticulous, fun and kind.


Work experience:

  • Pearson
  • Dorling Kindersley (London, UK)
  • Treehouse Books

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, Picture Books, Children's, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Historical Fiction, Middle Grade, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction

Jaime

Jaime

New York, New York, USA

Experienced editor of bestselling and award-winning books, specializing in narrative nonfiction, thrillers, and young adult. 7+ years' exp.


Work experience:

  • Hachette Book Group
  • Macmillan Publishers

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Young Adult, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Entertainment, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Thriller & Suspense

Joanna

Joanna

Napier, New Zealand

Proofreader and copy editor: post-apoc, dystopian, action/adv, urban fantasy, PhDs/MAs, earth/space/env. science, medical/business reports


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Wegelin & Co. Private Bankers, St. Gallen, Switzerland (CH)
  • Ernst and Young, Zurich, CH
  • Oaklins Binder AG, Switzerland

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Action & Adventure, Fiction, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Urban Fantasy, Fantasy, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Non-Fiction, Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry, Business & Management

Jean Li

Jean Li

New York, NY, USA

THEY/THEM ▪ Former editorial assistant at Big Five children's imprint ▪ Sub reader ▪ Editorial development ▪ YA, MG, and PB ▪ Educator


Work experience:

  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Random House Children's Books
  • Metamorphosis Literary Agency
  • Ayesha Pande Literary Management
  • GenerAsians Magazine (Wellesley College)

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Coming of Age, Fiction, LGBTQ Fiction, Fantasy, Young Adult

Kristiina

Kristiina

New York, NY, USA

I have 5 years of experience working on manga, comics, and graphic novels. I want to champion LGBQTIA+ and BIPOC stories and authors!


Work experience:

  • Yen Press (of Hachette Book Group)
  • Seven Seas Entertainment, LLC

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Comics & Graphic Novels, Fiction, Children's, LGBTQ Fiction, Romance, Anthologies, Historical Fiction

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