Hire a Proofreader in Brooklyn

We've sourced the best proofreaders in Brooklyn who are ready to help you with all your proofreading needs.

Craig S.

Craig S.

Brooklyn, NY, USA

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I'm a skilled editor with decades of experience in New York's magazine and book publishing industries. I'm proud of being "an old pro."


Work experience:

  • Forbes Media
  • Kensington Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction Business & Management Entertainment

Ellen L.

Ellen L.

Brooklyn, NY, United States

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I'm a publishing professional with more than 20 years of experience in NYC providing services to HarperCollins, Hyperion, and many others.


Work experience:

  • Ellen S. Leach editorial services
  • Avon/HarperCollins and HarperCollins Children’s Books
  • Duke University Press

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Mystery & Crime Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Paranormal Romance Science Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Zach G.

Zach G.

Brooklyn, NY, USA

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Experienced nonfiction editor who has worked on award-winners and bestsellers for Penguin Random House, McGraw-Hill, Wiley, and more.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • McGraw-Hill Professional
  • MTM Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Economics Music Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology Career Guides

Geoff S.

Geoff S.

Brooklyn, NY, United States

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I specialize in developmental editing and copy editing. My job is to work with you until your book is in the best possible shape it can be.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Action & Adventure LGBTQ (Fiction) Mystery & Crime Fantasy True Crime Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Sandra W.

Sandra W.

Omaha, United States

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Skilled editor for your nonfiction book, primarily memoir, self-help/health, business/leadership, and true crime. How may I help you?


Work experience:

  • Metropolitan Community College
  • Write On, Inc., Editorial services company

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology Self-help & Self-improvement True Crime

Kimberly H.

Kimberly H.

Union, United States

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I've been a freelance proofreader for close to 20 years. I've proofread everything from cookbooks to business books for major publishers.


Work experience:

  • John Wiley & Sons
  • Word for Word

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Religion & Spirituality Women's Fiction Home & Garden Self-help & Self-improvement

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

Michelle H.

Michelle H.

Seattle, WA, United States

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Professional editor to top-tier authors, including George R. R. Martin, Terry Brooks, Blake Crouch, and romance great Connie Brockway.


Work experience:

  • Wales Literary Agency
  • Michelle Hope Editing
  • University of Washington
  • Sasquatch Books

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense

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