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Carey

Carey

Portland, Oregon, USA

Nonfiction copyeditor and proofreader || Loves connecting people with ideas, inspiration, and knowledge || How-to books and vegan cookbooks


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Storey Publishing
  • Self-Employed
  • Multnomah County Library
  • Livingston County News

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: DIY & Crafts, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Nature, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Sports & Outdoors, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences

Candace

Candace

Portland, OR, USA

My background in traditional publishing led me to specialize in nonfiction self-help/self-improvement /mind-body-spirit books and proposals.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Health Communications, Inc., publisher of the original Chicken Soup for the Soul series

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

Genres: Health & Wellbeing, Non-Fiction, Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Inspirational, New Age, Parenting & Families

Melinda

Melinda

Portland, OR, USA

Editor of 6+ years specializing in YA, dystopia, speculative, and sci-fi. MA Book Publishing. Let's turn your obstacles into opportunities.


Work experience:

  • Ooligan Press
  • Self-employed
  • Overcup Press
  • Chemeketa Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Dystopian, Science Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Young Adult, Post-Apocalyptic, Romance

Becky

Becky

Portland, OR, USA

Copy editor and proofreader. Two decades of experience helping writers and industry leaders explain complex topics in clear, engaging prose.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Travel, Non-Fiction, Sports & Outdoors, Transportation, Writing & Publishing, Business & Management, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits

Vi

Vi

Portland, OR, USA

After ten years of editing books and supporting authors, I know what publishers (and readers!) are looking for. Let's make your book shine!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Ooligan Press
  • Portland Review Literary Journal
  • Simon & Schuster UK
  • Transatlantic Literary Agency
  • First Page Sage
  • Scribe Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: LGBTQ Fiction, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Anthologies, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Business & Management

Meg

Meg

Portland, OR, USA

Developmental editor, copy editor, and proofreader with fifteen years of experience working on literary fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Tin House Books
  • Tin House magazine
  • Literature and Medicine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Short Story, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction

Jonathan

Jonathan

Portland, ME, USA

I've spent 17 years editing debuts and bestsellers across genres, traditional and self-published. Agent/publisher queries. Caring, diligent.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Palooka Magazine and Palooka Press

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Psychological Thriller, Thriller & Suspense, Dystopian, Science Fiction, Action & Adventure, Romance, Mystery & Crime

Josh

Josh

Portland, OR, USA

Experienced, passionate, and versatile non-fiction editor. Clients include Al Gore, Garth Brooks, and various business leaders.


Work experience:

  • Melcher Media
  • Self-employed
  • The Industry L.A.
  • Penguin Random House Publishers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Book Coaching

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Political Science & Current Affairs, Business & Management, Biographies & Memoirs, Technology, Sex & Relationships, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Psychology

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