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Beth

Beth

Kansas City, MO, USA

I edit mysteries, romance novels, memoirs, and travelers' tales; I have 25 years' experience as a copy editor.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Fiction Collective 2

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Travel, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Cozy Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, Historical Mysteries, LGBTQ Fiction

Bethany

Bethany

Kansas City, MO, USA

Experienced freelance editor, copy editor, and writer, specializing in YA and graphic novels for children and teens.


Work experience:

  • Papercutz
  • Rosen Publishing
  • Scholastic, Inc.
  • Bethany Bryan freelance
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Young Adult, Humor & Comedy, Picture Books, Children's, Short Story, Middle Grade, Comics & Graphic Novels

Audra

Audra

Kansas City, MO, USA

I've been employed with a small publisher since 2009. I have past experience with fiction and nonfiction and can't wait to work with you!


Work experience:

  • The Foundry Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction

Skip

Skip

New York City, NY, USA

Experienced reporter and copy editor with wide-ranging professional experience available to help authors repair broken sentences.


Work experience:

  • New York Post, features department
  • Tacoma News Tribune
  • The Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, Wash.)
  • InsideSchools.org

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Sports & Outdoors, Nature, Parenting & Families, Travel, Education & Reference, Biographies & Memoirs, Entertainment

Crystal

Crystal

New York City, NY, USA

As an editor, proofreader, copy editor, and writer with nearly 25 years of experience, I can help make your book the best it can be.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Working Partners Ltd.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Fantasy, Literary Fiction, Young Adult, Mystery & Crime

Frances

Frances

New York City, NY, USA

I specialize in authors with complex ideas who write for the general public. I help hone big, bold ideas into precious, captivating jewels.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Sociology, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Art

Oren

Oren

New York City, NY, USA

I'm an editor for a wide range of books across many genres, including NYT and WSJ bestsellers, sci-fi/fantasy/horror novels, and more.


Work experience:

  • Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Picture Books, Children's, Sex & Relationships, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Mystery & Crime, LGBTQ Fiction

Lara

Lara

Brigham City, UT, USA

Highly skilled editor specializing in middle grade and YA, with experience in graphic novels. Worked at Scholastic, Wiley.


Work experience:

  • US Federal Government
  • Scholastic Inc.
  • Wiley & Sons
  • Revision Editing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Middle Grade Fantasy, Children's, Comics & Graphic Novels, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Middle Grade

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