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Christine F.

Christine F.

New York, United States

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I'm a seasoned and accomplished editor providing quality proofreading and copyediting services for the K-12, adult, and scholarly markets.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Health & Wellbeing Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Middle Grade Children's Children’s Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Inspirational

Mary-Theresa H.

Mary-Theresa H.

New York, United States

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Award winning editor with 25+ years in traditional publishing. Specializing in genre fiction. Looking to help make good stories well told.


Work experience:

  • Harlequin

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

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Urban Fantasy Paranormal Romance

Deri R.

Deri R.

New York, United States

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Cookbook editor working with publishers and indie authors. Recent projects include Solomonov's Zahav and Samuelsson's Red Rooster Cookbook.


Work experience:

  • Deri Reed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing

Adam O.

Adam O.

New York, NY, United States

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I'm a New York City-based editor specializing in commercial nonfiction, and have worked on several NYT-bestselling titles.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books
  • Abrams Books
  • Public Affairs Books
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Overlook Press
  • Sterling Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humor & Comedy Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Entertainment Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Technology

Elizabeth W.

Elizabeth W.

New York, NY, USA

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A collaborative and insightful editor specializing in fiction, music, food, and travel writing, as well as technical and scientific texts


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • The Rumpus
  • Stanford University
  • McCormick & Williams Agency

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Physics & Chemistry Math & Science Short Story Music

Alicia K.

Alicia K.

New York, NY, USA

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I'm an editor and writer based in NYC. I've edited a variety of genres and material for Disney, DreamWorks, Newsweek and other clients.


Work experience:

  • Topix Media Lab
  • Paste Magazine
  • Modern Luxury

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

Genres: Short Story Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences

Chonise B.

Chonise B.

New York, NY, USA

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Freelance copyeditor with in-house publishing experience, an MS in Strategic Communication, and a heavy reliance on the Oxford comma.


Work experience:

  • Soho Press
  • St. Martins Press
  • Viking Books, Penguin Random House
  • WW Norton
  • 37 Ink, Simon & Schuster
  • Freelance

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Self-Help & Self-Improvement Non-Fiction Young Adult Fiction Women's Fiction

Melissa B.

Melissa B.

New York, NY, USA

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Available for freelance work as a developmental editor, copyeditor, and proofreader of both trade and academic manuscripts.


Work experience:

  • W. W. Norton & Company

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Education & Reference Humanities & Social Sciences Inspirational Nature Parenting & Families Travel

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