Hire a Proofreader in Los Angeles

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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

Kerianne S.

Kerianne S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Former Scholastic production editor with over a decade of publishing experience, specializing in children's books and YA.


Work experience:

  • Kerianne Okie Steinberg Editorial Services
  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Tufts Daily Newspaper

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Comics & Graphic Novels Coming of Age LGBTQ (Fiction) Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Cultural & Ethnic Social & Family Issues

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

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

Ryan Q.

Ryan Q.

Los Angeles, United States

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Hawk-eyed and supportive copyeditor with over ten years of Big Five and indie experience.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Group USA
  • Phoenix Books
  • Deutsch LA
  • Ryan Quinn

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Humor & Comedy History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Cara S.

Cara S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I love helping writers find their voices and connect with readers, especially with kid-lit, how-to, lifestyle, B2B, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Young Adult Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts Parenting & Families

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

Renée C.

Renée C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I’m a writer, editor, and pop culture junkie with a strong background in dance and music. Former acquisitions editor at Scarecrow Press.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Alive and Kicking documentary
  • Scarecrow Press, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Entertainment Non-Fiction Music Humanities & Social Sciences

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