Hire a Copy Editor in Houston

We've sourced the best copy editors in Houston who are ready to help you with all your copy editing needs.

Gene H.

Gene H.

Houston, United States

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Creative, experienced editor of novels, children's books, and poetry. Let's prepare your manuscript for publication together.


Work experience:

  • Freelance
  • Uptown Stories
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Scholastic
  • HarperEntertainment
  • Daniel Weiss Associates/17th Street Productions
  • Denver Quarterly
  • San Jacinto College South

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Middle Grade Children's Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Science Fiction Poetry Literary Fiction

Jim E.

Jim E.

Houston, Texas, USA

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Proofreader, Editor, and Technical Writer. I specialize in Academic Editing and can transform your project from "meh" to "mezmorizing"


Work experience:

  • write-rewrite.com
  • Regional University in Texas
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cultural & Ethnic Fiction Women's Fiction Parenting & Families Non-Fiction Technology

Miriam K.

Miriam K.

Houston, TX, USA

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I am a board-certified Editor in the Life Sciences and RN who loves to work on science and health-related projects.


Work experience:

  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Lone Star College
  • Self-employed
  • M G King Edits

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Health & Wellbeing Non-Fiction Life Sciences Math & Science Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry Children’s Non-Fiction Nature

Williamaye J.

Williamaye J.

Houston, TX, USA

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I am a proofreader, copy editor, and developmental editor, specializing in historical fiction, romance fiction, and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Mystery & Crime Literary Fiction Paranormal Romance Romance Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing Science Fiction

Michael S.

Michael S.

Houston, TX, USA

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Versatile book copy editor with 15 years' industry experience. I work with both fiction and general nonfiction


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Historical Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Writing & Publishing

Laura E.

Laura E.

Houston, TX, USA

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The award-winning author of sixteen children's and young adult books, I enjoy working with writers to bring their manuscripts to life.


Work experience:

  • Lerner Publishing, Enslow Publishing, Pelican Publishing
  • Self-employed
  • Lone Star College and Home Run Ministries

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fiction Christian Fiction Picture Books Historical Fiction Young Adult

Lynsey G.

Lynsey G.

Missoula, United States

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Copy editor and proofreader with years of experience in-house and freelancing for Big 5 publishers and private clients across many genres.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Fordham University Press
  • City College of New York
  • Skadden-Arps Legal Studies Program at City College of New York
  • WHACK! Magazine
  • Penguin Group (USA)
  • Lynsey G (sole proprietor)

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Romance Fiction Women's Fiction Science Fiction Epic Fantasy Fantasy Urban Fantasy Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Comics & Graphic Novels

Meredith T.

Meredith T.

Charlottesville, United States

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Thoughtful editing and meticulous proofreading, done with a sharp eye and gentle tongue.


Work experience:

  • Meredith Tennant Editorial

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Picture Books Children's Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing Middle Grade Fantasy

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