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Joel B.

Joel B.

Oakland, CA, United States

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Ace dev editor & seasoned copy/line/proofer. 45+ titles for Amazon Pub and I'm genre friendly. Show me your book so we can talk about it


Work experience:

  • Amazon Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Action & Adventure Horror Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Thriller & Suspense

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

Oriana L.

Oriana L.

New York, United States

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10+ years as a writer, editor & publishing consultant | deeply passionate about the written word in all its diverse forms


Work experience:

  • Mirific Editorial
  • MTV News
  • Hyperallergic
  • Gotham Ghostwriters
  • Random House
  • Stonesong Press

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Biographies & Memoirs Women's Fiction Sex & Relationships Mystery & Crime Fantasy Self-help & Self-improvement

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

Tera C.

Tera C.

South Bend, United States

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Editor with 10+ years of experience specializing in developmental edits and copy editing, with a focus on romance and all romance subgenres.


Work experience:

  • Entangled Publishing
  • Samhain Publishing
  • Kensington Lyrical
  • Cuskaden Editorial and Publishing Services

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

Genres: Fiction Romance Young Adult LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction Fantasy Science Fiction

Sean S.

Sean S.

Allentown, United States

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I'm a book editor and proofreader who specializes in health and wellness, narrative nonfiction, sports, cooking, gardening, and music topics


Work experience:

  • Rodale Inc.

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Music Sex & Relationships Calendars Self-help & Self-improvement Sports & Outdoors

Erik H.

Erik H.

Minneapolis, MN, United States

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Editor with years of in-house experience, editing both literary fiction and adult nonfiction. Agent. Writer. Host of "Print Run."


Work experience:

  • Red Sofa Literary Agency
  • Self-employed
  • The Overlook Press
  • Oxford University Press

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Career Guides History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Historical Fiction Math & Science Middle Grade Sports & Outdoors Life Sciences Children's

Sasha T.

Sasha T.

New Orleans, United States

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Sasha is an editor and wordsmith who can help your writing project—short or long, nonfiction or fiction—reach its fullest potential.


Work experience:

  • Freelance Editorial Services
  • Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • The Experiment
  • Sterling Publishing Company
  • PEN America Journal

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

Genres: Fiction Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Historical Fiction Short Story Parenting & Families

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