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Amara

Amara

Portland, OR, United States

Experienced, empathetic editor with a passion for books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Romance, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Travel, Historical Fiction, Cultural & Ethnic, Women's Fiction, Home & Garden, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Design, Photography, Architecture

Abby

Abby

Portland, United States

Dedicated editor of children's books specializing in middle grade and YA fiction. Worked at HarperCollins, Disney-Hyperion, and Scholastic.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins
  • Disney-Hyperion
  • Scholastic
  • Abby Ranger Editorial, LLC

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

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

Becky

Becky

Portland, OR, USA

I'm an experienced copy editor who values elegance and clarity in any form of communication.


Work experience:

  • Becky Ohlsen

Services: Editing editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Travel, Non-Fiction, Sports & Outdoors, Business & Management, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Transportation, Technology, Writing & Publishing

Melinda

Melinda

Portland, OR, USA

An experienced and enthusiastic editor of YA, Dystopia, Speculative, and Science fiction.


Work experience:

  • Ooligan Press
  • Freelance Editor
  • Overcup Press
  • Chemeketa Press

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

Genres: Dystopian, Science Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Young Adult, Post-Apocalyptic

Chloë

Chloë

Portland, OR, USA

Spirituality/Sexuality non-fiction editor with YA fiction experience. Enthusiastic and fun to work with!


Work experience:

  • Northwest Institute on Intimacy
  • The Grammar Grimoire
  • Pushfins

Services: Editing editing Developmental Editing developmental-editing Copy Editing copy-editing Proofreading proofreading

Genres: Sex & Relationships, Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference

Lisbeth

Lisbeth

Portland, OR, USA

Academic writing at Oxford University Press; literary fiction and poetry for arts nonprofit Pen + Brush


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • Pen + Brush
  • Electric Literature

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

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Art, History, Women's Fiction

Nevin

Nevin

Portland, OR, United States

My goal is to guide writers to their best work, to coach them in eloquence and clarity, to lead them to their best stories and storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Penguin Random House
  • Government Technology magazine
  • Nevin Mays Editorial
  • Green Bean Books
  • Portland State University

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

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

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

Portland, ME, USA

Developmental editor, PhD, 30 years' experience. Biographies and memoirs, nature, religion and spirituality, social and behavioral sciences.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Kansas State University
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo

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

Genres: Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Nature, Biographies & Memoirs, Religion & Spirituality

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