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Paul S.

Paul S.

Los Angeles, United States

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I'm a writer/editor with a particular ability to help people get their books out of their heads and onto the page. Call me a Book Whisperer.


Work experience:

  • B. Bear Productions, Inc.

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Anthologies Music Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Short Story

Brian B.

Brian B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I'm a Los Angeles–based book editor, writing coach, publishing consultant, and ghost writer with over 19 years of experience


Work experience:

  • John Wiley & Sons
  • W. W. Norton
  • Brian Baker Consulting

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Economics Education & Reference Engineering Math & Science Entertainment Religion & Spirituality History Humanities & Social Sciences

Gail F.

Gail F.

Los Angeles, United States

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Copy editor with 13 years' experience helping authors produce clear, polished nonfiction books: biography/memoir, self-help, how-to, sports


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Los Angeles Baptist High School

Services: Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Psychology Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Sports & Outdoors Children's - Non-fiction

Lizzi S.

Lizzi S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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An accomplished non-fiction book editor with 5 years' experience in both traditional publishing and self-publishing in the U.S. and U.K.


Work experience:

  • powerHouse Books
  • Freelance
  • Book Launchers
  • Los Angeles Review of Books
  • VICE Media
  • The Front Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Entertainment Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Photography

Renée C.

Renée C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I’m a writer, editor, and pop culture junkie with a strong background in dance and music. Former acquisitions editor at Scarecrow Press.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Alive and Kicking documentary
  • Scarecrow Press, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Entertainment Non-Fiction Music Humanities & Social Sciences

Emma B.

Emma B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Dedicated, creative editor with an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and years of experience at a top New York City literary agency.


Work experience:

  • McCormick Literary
  • The Iowa Writers' Workshop
  • Atheneum (a division of Simon & Schuster)

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Women's Fiction

Angela B.

Angela B.

Los Angeles, United States

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Editor of more than 500 books. I specialize in thrillers, sci-fi, mysteries, fantasy, paranormal, horror, YA, and dystopian fiction.


Work experience:

  • Alyson Books
  • Social Studies School Service
  • Self

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Horror Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ (Fiction) Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Jess B.

Jess B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Writer, editor, and proofreader with experience in the comic industry, particularly DC Comics. Other genres include poetry and fiction.


Work experience:

  • DC Comics
  • Re:Search, the literary criticism journal at the University of Illinois
  • The Daily Illini

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Classics Fiction Poetry Humor & Comedy Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels

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Copy Editors in Los Angeles

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