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Audra S.

Audra S.

Kansas City, MO, USA

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I've been employed with a small publisher since 2009. I have past experience with fiction and nonfiction and can't wait to work with you!


Work experience:

  • The Foundry Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Non-Fiction

Alison C.

Alison C.

Kansas City, MO, USA

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Senior Editor at Status Quill. Specialisms: science fiction, speculative fiction, and fantasy. Edited fiction which won 2019 Pushcart Prize.


Work experience:

  • Pleiades Magazine
  • Status Quill

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Science Fiction Fiction Fantasy Literary Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Jon A.

Jon A.

Kansas City, MO, USA

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Professional book editor and writer with a soft spot for non-fiction. I'm also a frequent traveler and (occasional) travel writer.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Skyhorse Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Music Humanities & Social Sciences History Geography DIY & Crafts

Beth P.

Beth P.

Kansas City, MO, USA

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I edit literary fiction, mysteries, memoirs, and travelers' tales; I have 25 years' experience as a copy editor.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Fiction Collective 2

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction) Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Historical Mysteries LGBTQ (Fiction)

Bethany B.

Bethany B.

Kansas City, MO, USA

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Experienced freelance editor, copy editor, and writer, specializing in YA and graphic novels for children and teens.


Work experience:

  • Papercutz
  • Rosen Publishing
  • Scholastic, Inc.
  • Bethany Bryan freelance
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Humor & Comedy Picture Books Children's Short Story Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels

Shuli T.

Shuli T.

New York City, NY, United States

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Versatile editor with more than 15 years of experience in educational publishing at major houses and across a variety of subjects


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bedford/St. Martin's, a division of Macmillan Learning
  • Bedford/St. Martin's, a division of Macmillan Learning
  • HarperCollins College Publishers (now Pearson Education)
  • Plenum Publishing Corporation

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Career Guides Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Math & Science Psychology Writing & Publishing Education & Reference Life Sciences

Elisabeth C.

Elisabeth C.

Iowa City, IA, United States

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Award-winning and New York Times bestselling editor of nonfiction and memoir.


Work experience:

  • University of Iowa Press
  • University of Nebraska Press
  • Freelance
  • Iowa Writers’ House Editing Services

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Nature Travel Entertainment

Lara K.

Lara K.

Brigham City, UT, USA

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Highly skilled editor specializing in children’s and YA, with experience in graphic novels. Worked at Scholastic, Wiley.


Work experience:

  • US Federal Government
  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Wiley & Sons

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Fantasy Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Middle Grade Fantasy Comics & Graphic Novels

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