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Jodi

Jodi

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Editor with an MFA and a business background. Favorites: memoir, fiction, humor, psych, and YA. My forte: lean prose that moves.


Work experience:

  • Slammin Productions
  • SheWritesPress, PenguinRandomHouse, McGraw-Hill, & more. . .

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment

Genres: Entertainment, Non-Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Young Adult, Children’s Non-Fiction

John

John

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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 editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

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

George

George

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Successful collaboration-oriented book editor in the memoir, history, education, business, social justice, and personal development genres.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • UCLA Center for Communications and Community
  • Los Angeles Times

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Career Guides, Political Science & Current Affairs, African American Fiction, Fiction

Gabriel

Gabriel

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Children's editor with 10+ years experience. Picture books, chapter books, middle grade, and YA.


Work experience:

  • Little Passports, Inc.

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction

Nancy

Nancy

Los Angeles, CA, USA

I have edited non-fiction and fiction books across a variety of genres including contemporary fiction--even books filled with fun.


Work experience:

  • MCA Publishing Rights, Universal Studio
  • Broadthink
  • NCJ Publishing Services, a division of Creative Projects Group

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Action & Adventure, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Romance, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction

Madeleine

Madeleine

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Experienced editor specializing in psychology, spirituality, self-help, and LGBTQ. You bring the content, I'll bring the polish. (Nicely!)


Work experience:

  • Madeleine Calvi Editorial
  • Weldon Owen International
  • Insight Editions
  • Counterpoint Press

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Editorial Assessment editorial-assessment Proofreading proofreading Query Letter Review query-letter-review

Genres: Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Religion & Spirituality, New Age, Inspirational, Health & Wellbeing, DIY & Crafts

Nancy

Nancy

Los Angeles, CA, USA

A jack-of-all-trades copy editor with experience in multiple genres and trade and academic nonfiction


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Oxford University Press

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Contemporary Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction

Gail

Gail

Los Angeles, United States

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 editing Copy 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

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