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Katharine M.

Katharine M.

Oakland, United States

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Fast and meticulous project editor, copy editor, and proofreader, with a focus on lifestyle, travel, and educational writing.


Work experience:

  • Center for the Collaborative Classroom
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Weldon Owen Publishing
  • Freelance
  • Westview Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Picture Books Art Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Travel Home & Garden Entertainment Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Parenting & Families Design Photography Architecture Children's

Haley A.

Haley A.

Oakland, CA, USA

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Former OUP editor with a passion for style manuals and experience editing books, articles, reference works, and dissertations.


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • New York University Law Review
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
  • Mission of Mozambique to the United Nations (Geneva)
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology

Kelly L.

Kelly L.

Phoenix, United States

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I am passionate about the written word! I have 15+ years in editing in all genres, with special attention to business and travel.


Work experience:

  • Waking the Dream, LLC
  • Immanence Journal
  • Gently Read Literature (GRL)
  • International Artist Publishing
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Story Laboratory

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Romance Business & Management Travel Poetry Mystery & Crime

Jim S.

Jim S.

Beaverton, United States

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An editor with over twenty years of publishing experience at major houses, who has a sweet spot for genre fiction and comic books.


Work experience:

  • Working Vacation Studios
  • Kirkus Media, LLC
  • Hachette Book Group
  • Time Warner Book Group/Hachette Book Group
  • DC Comics

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Young Adult Action & Adventure Horror Comics (non fiction) Mashups Plays & Screenplays Mystery & Crime Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense

Tricia C.

Tricia C.

Portland, United States

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Copyeditor and proofreader formerly at Random House and Penguin, specializing in novels and short stories for adult and young readers.


Work experience:

  • Callahan Editorial
  • Howler Magazine
  • Random House Children's Books
  • Penguin Group (USA)
  • Slice Magazine

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Young Adult Middle Grade Children's

Lila S.

Lila S.

New York, United States

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I specialize in editing nonfiction and academic books, and I'll work with you based on your specific writing style, voice, needs, and goals.


Work experience:

  • Lila M. Stromer Editorial Services
  • Law & Social Inquiry

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction History Law Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Plays & Screenplays Self-help & Self-improvement

Kelley B.

Kelley B.

Eugene, United States

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As a trusted freelance editor, I've edited hundreds of books: memoir, travel, current events, food/bev, relationships/sexuality, health.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Biblio: Exploring the World of Books
  • Global Special Risks
  • Houston Press

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Psychology Sex & Relationships Parenting & Families

Brooke M.

Brooke M.

Denver, United States

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Experienced (9 yrs in-house, 12 yrs freelance), nonfiction editor specializing in content editing, copy editing, and proofreading.


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Perseus Books Group (now Hachette)
  • Westview Press in the Perseus Books Group (now Hachette)
  • Word Hawk Editing, LLC

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

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs History Humanities & Social Sciences Music Philosophy Entertainment Parenting & Families Children's - Non-fiction

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