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Kate A.

Kate A.

Baltimore, United States

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Former Simon & Schuster editor with over a decade of experience editing YA & MG novels by award-winning and bestselling authors.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Simon & Schuster Children's Books / Aladdin Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Mashups Middle Grade Fantasy Urban Fantasy Paranormal Romance Children's Coming of Age Middle Grade Fantasy

Barry L.

Barry L.

New York, United States

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I am a content editor, copy editor, and proofreader. I specialize in nonfiction books.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Health & wellbeing History Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Philosophy Entertainment

Fiona H.

Fiona H.

New York, NY, United States

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I am a veteran trade book editor of fiction and nonfiction, committed to helping writers find their voice and produce their best work.


Work experience:

  • HarperColllins
  • Reader's Digest Trade Publishing
  • Self Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Religion & Spirituality Travel Action & Adventure Inspirational Women's Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Jessica P.

Jessica P.

Sydney, Australia

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Edited over 100 fiction and non-fiction titles, including Prime Minister's Prize, The Age and various Premiers' literary award winners.


Work experience:

  • Jessica Perini Editorial Services
  • Amnesty International
  • Thomson Reuters
  • Arts Hub Magazine
  • News Ltd

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Humanities & Social Sciences Home & Garden Mystery & Crime Education & Reference Parenting & Families Thriller & Suspense

Ashley S.

Ashley S.

Fort Pierce, United States

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2017 IACP award winning food stylist, recipe developer and tester, editor, and food writer


Work experience:

  • eMeals
  • Callisto Media
  • Hearst
  • Oxmoor House Books
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Travel Home & Garden Writing & Publishing

Monica J.

Monica J.

New York, NY, United States

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Veteran copy editor for leading New York City publishers who enjoys collaborating with writers to make their work the best it can be.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Self-Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Romance Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

DeAndra L.

DeAndra L.

London, United Kingdom

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Thoughtful copy editor and meticulous proofreader with a love of contemporary fiction, women's fiction and narrative non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • London-based publisher

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Women's Fiction Entertainment Thriller & Suspense

Julia T.

Julia T.

Charleston, SC, United States

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Line and copy editor, with content capabilities. I have the most experience in nonfiction, but my favorite edits are middle grade and YA.


Work experience:

  • The History Press
  • Newgen KnowledgeWorks

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Middle Grade Children's

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