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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

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

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

Margaux W.

Margaux W.

New York, NY

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A passionate, involved editor with a love of language and storytelling, and nearly a decade of experience at major NYC publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • Major American Publisher

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

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

Madeleine C.

Madeleine C.

New York, NY, USA

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Freelance editor and researcher specializing in art publications, with extensive experience working with museums and galleries.


Work experience:

  • Estate of David Smith
  • The Monacelli Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Architecture

Vivian L.

Vivian L.

New York, NY, USA

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I am an experienced editor who has worked on dozens of award-winning and critically acclaimed literary fiction and nonfiction projects.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Little A

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Coming of Age Fiction Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Literary Fiction True Crime Thriller & Suspense

Joelle Y.

Joelle Y.

New York, NY

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I'm a developmental/line editor with more than 15 years of experience who has edited critically acclaimed fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • JY Book Studio
  • William Morrow/HarperCollins

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction

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