Hire a Proofreader in Los Angeles

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Emily D.

Emily D.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Professional with extensive publishing, literary agency, and Hollywood experience specializing in YA and literary fiction.


Work experience:

  • Anderson Literary
  • Penguin Random House
  • Gotham

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Women's Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels

Carolyn H.

Carolyn H.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Longtime editor with focus on architecture, design, lifestyle, and business.


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

Genres: Architecture Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Design Home & Garden

Paul S.

Paul S.

Los Angeles, United States

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I'm a writer/editor with a particular ability to help people get their books out of their heads and onto the page. Call me a Book Whisperer.


Work experience:

  • B. Bear Productions, Inc.

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Anthologies Music Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Short Story

Brian B.

Brian B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I'm a Los Angeles–based book editor, writing coach, publishing consultant, and ghost writer with over 19 years of experience


Work experience:

  • John Wiley & Sons
  • W. W. Norton
  • Brian Baker Consulting

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Economics Education & Reference Engineering Math & Science Entertainment Religion & Spirituality History Humanities & Social Sciences

Angela B.

Angela B.

Los Angeles, United States

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Editor of more than 500 books. I specialize in thrillers, sci-fi, mysteries, fantasy, paranormal, horror, YA, and dystopian fiction.


Work experience:

  • Alyson Books
  • Social Studies School Service
  • Self

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Horror Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ (Fiction) Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Tara V.

Tara V.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I have worked for 14 years as a copy editor and proofreader. I have worked with myriad genres from thrillers to biographies to self-help.


Work experience:

  • Zoomba Group

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Life Sciences Math & Science Philosophy Self-help & Self-improvement Biographies & Memoirs

Daniel J.

Daniel J.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor and proofreader specializing in self-help, spiritual, poetry, non-native/translated English, graphic novels, first-time authors.


Work experience:

  • Fantagraphics Books Inc.
  • self-employed
  • self-employed/personal practice

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Poetry Fiction New Age Comics & Graphic Novels Self-help & Self-improvement Travel Science Fiction

Jesse C.

Jesse C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor with a decade's experience working with best-selling and award-winning authors at Farrar, Straus & Giroux and Europa Editions.


Work experience:

  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Jesse Coleman Editing
  • NationBuilder
  • NY Book Editors
  • Europa Editions

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences African American fiction Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Art Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction

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