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Maria

Maria

Portland, United States

Specializing in INDEXING with 17 years of experience, I can provide a great index to raise the value of your book for buyers. Let's talk!


Work experience:

  • Index Plus
  • Keller, Gottlieb & Gorin
  • Clark County Law Library

Services: Editing editing Indexing indexing

Genres: Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Psychology, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Education & Reference, Parenting & Families

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

Cassandra

Cassandra

Cranford, NJ, USA

Development editor and writing coach with 8+ years of experience, specializing in mysteries, fantasy, and non-fiction books.


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • Berghahn Books
  • Self-employed
  • New Degree Press

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

Genres: Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Law, Business & Management, Biographies & Memoirs, Philosophy, Fantasy, Fiction, Legal Thriller, Thriller & Suspense

Leslie

Leslie

Charlottesville, VA, USA

Lawyer and editor currently licensed in Florida and DC. LexisNexis law school textbook editor and Law School Publishing Aquisitions Manager.


Work experience:

  • LexisNexis
  • LogistiCare Solutions
  • Dade County Public Defender's Office

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

Genres: Thriller & Suspense, Fiction, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction

Marya

Marya

Chicago, IL, USA

Chicago-based writer and editor with 20+ yrs experience. I get up to speed on new topics quickly and enjoy supporting all writers.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Duncan Associates
  • American Planning Association

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

Genres: Anthologies, Fiction, Humor & Comedy, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Design, Geography, Law, Transportation

Paul

Paul

Vancouver, WA, USA

I have copy-edited academic manuscripts (in the humanities) for university presses for 18 years


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Sociology, Political Science & Current Affairs, Atheism, Religion & Spirituality, Buddhism, Christian Non-Fiction, Philosophy, Law

Leslie

Leslie

Durham, NC, USA

I am best at structure, transitions, word usage, references, data presentation, and style. Humanities and law. I’d like to branch out.


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

Genres: Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies, Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Law

Brian

Brian

Geneseo, NY, USA

An editor for four years with a Forbes Global 2000 company, Brian has a BFA from NYU and is licensed to practice law in NY and VA.


Work experience:

  • Thomson Reuters

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

Genres: Plays & Screenplays, Fiction, Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Education & Reference, Mystery & Crime, Legal Thriller, Thriller & Suspense

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