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Fiona H.

Fiona H.

New York, NY, United States

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I am a veteran trade book editor of fiction and nonfiction, committed to helping writers find their voice and produce their best work.


Work experience:

  • HarperColllins
  • Reader's Digest Trade Publishing
  • Self Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Travel Action & Adventure Inspirational Women's Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Michele A.

Michele A.

New York, United States

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Copy editor for Penguin Random House for 17 years, experience with bestselling authors of women's fiction, romance, mystery/thrillers.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction Thriller & Suspense Romance Young Adult Urban Fantasy Fantasy

Kat K.

Kat K.

New York, NY, United States

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Devoted editor/c.e./proofreader of graphic novels & children's books: Worked on 100+ titles, welcomes both the deeply serious & crazy weird.


Work experience:

  • Portfolio Solutions, LLC (agency)
  • Maria B. Campbell Associates
  • Roaring Brook Press (Macmillan Children's Publishing)
  • Roaring Brook Press and First Second Books
  • Abrams
  • First Second Books (Macmillan)
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Alloy Entertainment

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Humor & Comedy Picture Books Children's Historical Fiction Comics Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Entertainment Middle Grade Comics & Graphic Novels

Amy E.

Amy E.

New York, United States

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Literary agent with a particular passion for all things YA, romance, and historical.


Work experience:

  • Dystel, Goderich & Bourret

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Fantasy Romance Coming of Age Literary Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction Social & Family Issues

Christopher I.

Christopher I.

New York, NY, USA

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A creative developmental and copy editor specializing in art books (catalogues, monographs, surveys, etc.).


Work experience:

  • Counterpoint Literary
  • Karen Marta Editorial Consulting
  • Bleacher Report (B/R)

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction History

Katie O.

Katie O.

New York, NY, USA

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I'm an experienced editor offering services in copyediting, proofreading, and developmental work for nonfiction and fiction works.


Work experience:

  • Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Psychology Sex & Relationships

Holland B.

Holland B.

New York, NY, USA

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Writer, Editor, and Podcaster. Here for all copyediting and proofreading needs, especially for children's and YA books and graphic novels.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Topix Media Lab, LLC

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Picture Books Comics & Graphic Novels Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Entertainment Travel True Crime

Madeline W.

Madeline W.

New York, NY, USA

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Developmental and Copy Editor with a specialty in memoir, fiction, and academic humanities writing. Previousy FSG and Oxford U Press.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • The Columbia Review
  • Farrar, Straus, & Giroux
  • W.W. Norton

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

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction History Christian Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Writing & Publishing Cultural & Ethnic Short Story

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