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Paul Z.

Paul Z.

New York, United States

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Contemporary fiction, romance, thrillers, YA, plays, & cookbooks are my specialties. Clients: Amazon, Simon & Schuster, Kensington.


Work experience:

  • Editing Company
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Diner Journal
  • Kensington Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Historical Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Thriller & Suspense

Anna P.

Anna P.

New York, NY, USA

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I've edited PB, MG, YA, and fantasy in agencies + pub houses for 6 years, specializing in pacing, character dynamics, and thematic balance.


Work experience:

  • Little, Brown
  • HarperCollins
  • Donadio & Olson
  • Abacus & Associates

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Picture Books LGBTQ (Fiction) Middle Grade Fantasy Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Christine F.

Christine F.

New York, United States

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I'm a seasoned and accomplished editor providing quality proofreading and copyediting services for the K-12, adult, and scholarly markets.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Inspirational Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's - Non-fiction Children's

Elizabeth W.

Elizabeth W.

New York, NY, USA

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A collaborative and insightful editor specializing in fiction, music, food, and travel writing, as well as technical and scientific texts


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • The Rumpus
  • Stanford University
  • McCormick & Williams Agency

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences Music Short Story Math & Science Physics & Chemistry

Sarah M.

Sarah M.

New York, NY, USA

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I'm a professional editor specializing in romance novels. I'm also the author of over 40 non fiction children's and YA books.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Dot Dash
  • RT Book Reviews Magazine
  • Harlequin

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Romance Young Adult Cultural & Ethnic Women's Fiction True Crime Science Fiction Dystopian Paranormal Romance

Julie F.

Julie F.

New York, NY, USA

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Former Managing Editor at Simon and Schuster and MA level English student. Experience editing fiction, nonfiction and query letter reviews.


Work experience:

  • Simon & Schuster
  • Hachette Books
  • Aragi Inc.
  • Purchase College Learning Center

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Poetry LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels

Susan R.

Susan R.

New York, NY, USA

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Trade publishing professional with experience in managing editorial, proofreading, demand planning, and sales.


Work experience:

  • Simon & Schuster
  • Melville House
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Health & wellbeing History Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Women's Fiction Middle Grade Mystery & Crime Children's

Arvind D.

Arvind D.

New York, NY, USA

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For 10 years, I've worked in publishing, marketing, and journalism, specializing in literature, education, and media.


Work experience:

  • 2U Inc.
  • Black Balloon Publishing
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Political Science & Current Affairs Travel Short Story Education & Reference Coming of Age Contemporary Fiction Magical Realism

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