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Josh R.

Josh R.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Experienced, passionate, and versatile non-fiction editor. Clients include Al Gore, Garth Brooks, and Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket).


Work experience:

  • Melcher Media
  • theNewerYork Press (tNY.Press)
  • The Industry L.A.
  • Penguin Random House Publishers
  • Raab & Co

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Indexing

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Business & Management Biographies & Memoirs Technology Sex & Relationships Self-help & Self-improvement Psychology

Christa B.

Christa B.

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Nonfiction editor and book coach with 18+ years of experience helping authors bring their visions to life


Work experience:

  • Various Publishers, Authors, and Corporate Clients
  • Google
  • John Boswell Book Packaging
  • Various Clients

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry Math & Science Home & Garden Sex & Relationships Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

Allyson R.

Allyson R.

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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I don't want to brag, but I took first place in a statewide grammar and writing test in high school. So.


Work experience:

  • The Overlook Press
  • Grand Central Publishing

Services: Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Horror Thriller & Suspense Fiction Philosophy Psychology Fantasy Dystopian Science Fiction

Lily M.

Lily M.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Publishing professional with 6+ years experience in education professional development, food and drink, comedy, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • North Atlantic Books
  • Springer Publishing Company
  • Weldon Owen
  • John Wiley and Sons
  • PBLWorks

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Education & Reference Writing & Publishing Self-help & Self-improvement Humor & Comedy Fiction Mashups Short Story Women's Fiction

Gail F.

Gail F.

Los Angeles, United States

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Copy editor with 13 years' experience helping authors produce clear, polished nonfiction books: biography/memoir, self-help, how-to, sports


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Los Angeles Baptist High School

Services: Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Psychology Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Sports & Outdoors Children's - Non-fiction

Kerianne S.

Kerianne S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Former Scholastic production editor with over a decade of publishing experience, specializing in children's books and YA.


Work experience:

  • Kerianne Okie Steinberg Editorial Services
  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Tufts Daily Newspaper

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Comics & Graphic Novels Coming of Age LGBTQ (Fiction) Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Cultural & Ethnic Social & Family Issues

Marisa S.

Marisa S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Book coach and developmental editor • 21 years in publishing • Mental wellness, psychology, self-help, and more • First-time authors


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • BabyCenter.com
  • New Harbinger Publications
  • Weldon Owen
  • Chronicle Books
  • Avalon Travel Publishing (Hatchette Book Group)
  • Seal Press (Hatchette Book Group)

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits

Sarah J.

Sarah J.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Eagle-eyed former Bloomsbury editorial + production assistant with 7+ years of experience in editing and proofreading fiction and nonfiction


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bloomsbury Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Short Story Fiction Historical Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Young Adult Middle Grade Children's

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