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We've sourced the best developmental editors in New Zealand who are ready to help you with all your developmental editing needs.

Michael U.

Michael U.

Wellington, New Zealand

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Experienced non-fiction publisher and editor. Former HarperCollins. Trade/literary non-fiction/museum publishing. Making ideas accessible.


Work experience:

  • Pastest
  • Te Papa Press, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
  • Fishpond Ltd
  • Michael Upchurch Editorial Services
  • HarperCollins

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

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Entertainment Geography Political Science & Current Affairs Nature Sports & Outdoors

Kirsten R.

Kirsten R.

Auckland, New Zealand

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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 Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

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

Katie B.

Katie B.

Christchurch, New Zealand

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I'm a curious and collaborative editor/writer. I've worked in-house for Jamie Oliver and Australian lifestyle publisher Murdoch Books.


Work experience:

  • Katie B.
  • Murdoch Books
  • Jamie Oliver Limited

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction Parenting & Families Biographies & Memoirs Home & Garden Inspirational Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits

Sue C.

Sue C.

Auckland, New Zealand

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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 Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

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

Sarah E.

Sarah E.

Auckland, New Zealand

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I am an freelance editor, proofreader, writer and editorial consultant with more than 20 years' experience in the publishing industry.


Work experience:

  • Sarah Ell Editorial Services
  • Random House NZ

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction

Lea B.

Lea B.

New York, NY, USA

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An editor of critically acclaimed books with fifteen years of experience in trade publishing (Bloomsbury, Random House)


Work experience:

  • Bloomsbury
  • Self-employed
  • Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Coming of Age Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Magical Realism Post-Apocalyptic Science Fiction Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences

Laura A.

Laura A.

New York, NY

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Romance and Mystery/Thriller Editor prev. for Penguin Random House (Berkley), Hachette (James Patterson), and Hooked. Let's perfect a story.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Hachette, James Patterson's BookShots
  • Hooked
  • LMA Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Romantic Suspense Romance Fiction Contemporary Romance Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Espionage Historical Romance Paranormal Romance Romantic Comedy

Allie T.

Allie T.

New York, NY, USA

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Nonfiction book editor with 9 years of professional experience in trade and academic publishing


Work experience:

  • Taylor and Francis
  • The Experiment
  • Springer Nature
  • Pearson
  • Apex Covantage
  • Kirkus Indie

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences

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