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Rebecca H.

Rebecca H.

Boston, United States

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Creative, compassionate, precision-based developmental editing and supportive, no-nonsense book coaching since 2009.


Work experience:

  • Rebecca Faith Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Fantasy

Deborah S.

Deborah S.

Boston, MA, USA

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30+ years' experience in nonfiction, memoir, self-help, kid lit. Known for speed, accuracy, versatility, and compassion. MSW & MFA.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Picture Books Children's Fiction Career Guides Children's - Non-fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Melissa D.

Melissa D.

Boston, MA, USA

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Experienced cookbook editor and copy editor with a master's degree in gastronomy. America's Test Kitchen alum.


Work experience:

  • self
  • TCK Publishing
  • America's Test Kitchen

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing

Ariel S.

Ariel S.

Boston, MA, USA

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Meticulous, positive-attitude book editor. Experience at Macmillan and Red Hen Press. Specialty in poetry, literary fiction, and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Red Hen Press
  • Scripps College Journal
  • The Student Life
  • Coffee Stained Press
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Poetry Writing & Publishing Non-Fiction

Emily M.

Emily M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Editor specializing in romance, fantasy, and YA. Experience editing NYT bestsellers. Published YA author with S&S and HarperCollins.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Orlans PC

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Social & Family Issues Young Adult Young Adult Fantasy Fantasy Romance Literary Fiction

Larissa M.

Larissa M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Professional book editor and sensitivity reader specializing in #OwnVoices literary fiction, YA, middle-grade, romance, and memoir.


Work experience:

  • Dottir Press
  • LMP Editorial
  • Tessera Editorial
  • Salt & Sage Books

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

Genres: LGBTQ (Fiction) Fiction Cultural & Ethnic LGBTQ (non fiction) Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Coming of Age Literary Fiction Romance Biographies & Memoirs

Katie C.

Katie C.

Boston, MA, USA

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Editor with fourteen years' experience in publishing, specializing in proofreading of women's fiction and memoirs.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bedford/St. Martin's

Services: Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Alyssa M.

Alyssa M.

Boston, MA, USA

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Passionate book editor who's worked with bestselling authors at Penguin Random House on thrillers, historical fiction, and book club reads.


Work experience:

  • ASM Editorial
  • Gibson Square Books
  • Macmillan (Henry Holt and Company)
  • The Book Group
  • Penguin Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Romantic Suspense Romance Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Espionage

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