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Katie M.

Katie M.

Los Angeles, United States

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Developmental editor & writing coach with over 10 years experience. Helping authors grow their best stories BEFORE they publish!


Work experience:

  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Romantic Suspense Romance Contemporary Romance Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult New Adult Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Carlyn G.

Carlyn G.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Dedicated YA and Adult Contemporary, Romance, and Thriller editor. YA Author. Reader with over seven years of experience in NY publishing.


Work experience:

  • CAKE Literary
  • 141 Entertainment
  • TriadaUS Agency
  • The Bent Agency
  • Carlyn Greenwald Editorial Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Romantic Comedy Romance Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Young Adult

Trista S.

Trista S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Sixteen years of editing experience across fiction and non-fiction. I love helping people tell stories in all their glorious forms!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • SAGE Publications
  • Hogarth WorldWide Limited

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Humanities & Social Sciences Education & Reference Mystery & Crime Fiction Short Story Historical 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

Claire W.

Claire W.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I've served as a developmental editor on over 30 non-fiction titles, specializing in psychology, personal development and media subjects.


Work experience:

  • Wit & Spark
  • Scribe Media
  • At large

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Career Guides Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Entertainment Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Self-Help & Self-Improvement

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

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

John H.

John H.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Writer/editor with 10 years experience editing scholarly books and journal articles in literary studies, art history, and architecture.


Work experience:

  • Large museum/cultural institution in Los Angeles
  • large museum/cultural institution in Los Angeles
  • self employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Architecture Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Philosophy Poetry Fiction

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