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Nevin

Nevin

Portland, OR, United States

My goal is to guide writers to their best work, to coach them in eloquence and clarity, to lead them to their best stories and storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Penguin Random House
  • Government Technology magazine
  • Nevin Mays Editorial
  • Green Bean Books
  • Portland State University

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

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Young Adult, Picture Books, Children's, Women's Fiction, Middle Grade, Fantasy, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction

Dennis

Dennis

Portland, Maine, USA

Nonfiction Manuscript Editor and Proofreader. Your partner for a book that is clear, compelling, and a pleasure to read.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • National Academy for State Health Policy
  • (Self-employed)
  • Public Entity Risk Institute
  • American Public Transportation Association
  • DataTrends Publications

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

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

Chloë

Chloë

Portland, OR, USA

Spirituality/Sexuality non-fiction editor with YA fiction experience. Enthusiastic and fun to work with!


Work experience:

  • Northwest Institute on Intimacy
  • The Grammar Grimoire
  • Pushfins

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Sex & Relationships, Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference

Randy Sean

Randy Sean

Portland, OR, USA

Editor with magazine, fiction, non-fiction, screenplay and stage experience. I'll help shape your global story, from hook to payoff.


Work experience:

  • Key Publishing Group

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

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Action & Adventure, Entertainment, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Home & Garden, Epic Fantasy, Fantasy, Plays & Screenplays, Dystopian, Science Fiction

Mark

Mark

Portland, OR, USA

20+ years experience specializing in literary fiction, creative nonfiction & hybrid work.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Atelier26 Books
  • Moss Literary Journal
  • Tin House Literary Magazine
  • Zoetrope All-Story
  • Portland State University

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

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Classics, Plays & Screenplays, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Nature, Writing & Publishing

Jonathan

Jonathan

Portland, ME, USA

I've spent 15 years editing debuts and bestsellers across genres, traditional and self-published. Agent/publisher queries. Caring, diligent.


Work experience:

  • JS Editing Service
  • Palooka Magazine and Palooka Press

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

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cozy Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, Psychological Thriller, Thriller & Suspense, Dystopian, Science Fiction

Nic

Nic

Portland, ME, USA

Bitten at age seven by a radioactive thesaurus, I've turned to a life of eradicating rogue typos and ameliorating villainous first drafts.


Work experience:

  • Wayside Publishing
  • Maine OK Enterprises (Boothbay Register and Wiscasset Newspaper)
  • E-Commerce Marketing Agency
  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Short Story, Fiction, Education & Reference, Non-Fiction, Antiques & Collectibles, True Crime, Writing & Publishing, Literary Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense

Michael

Michael

Portland, OR, USA

History professor who loves to engage with good ideas.


Work experience:

  • Pacific Northwest College of Art
  • The European Physical Journal
  • Cambridge University
  • King's Review Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Philosophy, Political Science & Current Affairs, Education & Reference

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