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Kathy N.

Kathy N.

San Diego, United States

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Freelance copyeditor and proofreader offering 25 years of experience in scientific and educational publishing


Work experience:

  • Academic Press (Elsevier Science/Harcourt)
  • Academic Press
  • Brian F. Smith and Associates (Archaeologist)
  • Converse Consultants West
  • Cajon Valley, Mountain Empire, and Palm Middle Schools
  • Self-Employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Health & Wellbeing Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry Math & Science Nature Action & Adventure Classics Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Education & Reference Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Design Architecture

Lourdes V.

Lourdes V.

San Diego, CA, USA

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Creative, collaborative editor, with more than 35 years of editing experience in publishing and journalism.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • University of California, San Diego
  • Newsday
  • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  • The Miami Herald
  • Chicago Tribune

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction African American Fiction Anthologies Cultural & Ethnic Mystery & Crime Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction

bruce G.

bruce G.

San Diego, CA, USA

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Development and content editor that can help your manuscript with whatever it needs, from a deep rewrite to a straightforward polish.


Work experience:

  • Georgian Bay Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Writing & Publishing

Annie B.

Annie B.

San Diego, CA, USA

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I’m a literary agent w/ over 17 years of experience in the publishing industry. I work on a range of adult and YA fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Margret McBride Literary Agency
  • Zoetrope: All-Story

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Mystery & Crime

Kate L.

Kate L.

San Diego, CA, USA

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Current Readerlink children’s editorial director. Formerly with HMH, Scholastic. Guidance and developmental editing to get your work sold!


Work experience:

  • Silver Dolphin Books, Readerlink
  • Klutz, Scholastic
  • Hameray Publishing
  • Houghton Mifflin

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Children's Fiction

Avalon R.

Avalon R.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Book editor and author coach with 10+ years in publishing, turning debut novelists into award-winners. Memoir, lit fic, thriller, and more!


Work experience:

  • Inkshares
  • Umano

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

Genres: Romantic Comedy Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Contemporary Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Horror Thriller & Suspense Entertainment

Pam M.

Pam M.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Experienced copyeditor and proofreader of books and magazines in all genres and age categories, but my speciality is in teen books.


Work experience:

  • McLin Publishing Services
  • SF Apartment Magazine
  • Zest Books
  • Razorbill, Penguin
  • American Psychological Association

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Literary Fiction Young Adult LGBTQ Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences

Andrew Z.

Andrew Z.

San Diego, CA, United States

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Editor of commercial fiction and nonfiction, e.g., thrillers, mysteries, science fiction and fantasy, history, politics & memoir.


Work experience:

  • Author Coach, LLC
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  • Berkley Publishing Group, Donald I Fine, Inc, Dell, Avon and Tom Doherty Associates, LLC
  • Scovil Chichak Galen Literary Agency, Inc.
  • The Berkley Publishing Group

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Entertainment

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