Hire a Developmental Editor in Denver

We've sourced the best developmental editors in Denver who are ready to help you with all your developmental editing needs.

Amy P.

Amy P.

Denver, CO, USA

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Storytelling is my life! I'm an editor and published author with 25+ years of experience. Let me help you bring your stories to life.


Work experience:

  • WaterBrook Multnomah Publishing Group
  • St. Mary's High School

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Contemporary Romance Romance Fiction Historical Romance Christian Fiction Women's Fiction Inspirational Non-Fiction

Renee J.

Renee J.

Denver, Colorado, USA

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I coach big ideas and shape content to make an impact. My sweet spot is nonfiction developmental editing for sports and health/wellness.


Work experience:

  • VeloPress

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Sports & Outdoors Non-Fiction Parenting & Families Health & Wellbeing Biographies & Memoirs Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Ann M.

Ann M.

Denver, CO, USA

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I'm a developmental editor specializing in business, leadership, wellness, and self-help/self-development projects. How can I help YOU?


Work experience:

  • Command+Z Content

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Self-Help & Self-Improvement Travel Biographies & Memoirs Sports & Outdoors Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences

Eric H.

Eric H.

Denver, CO, USA

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AP-trained copy editor now specializing in academic editing in the social sciences. I have edited six books with the seventh under contract!


Work experience:

  • McREL International
  • National MS Society
  • Centura Health
  • Self-employed
  • Mizel Arts and Culture Center
  • The Denver Post

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Education & Reference

Marta P.

Marta P.

Denver, CO, USA

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Marta loves to take a concept and help craft it into a spellbinding book that excites and informs its readers.


Work experience:

  • Morton Publishing Company
  • Fulcrum Publishing Company

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Nature Non-Fiction Physics & Chemistry Math & Science Life Sciences Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Education & Reference

Bess M.

Bess M.

Denver, CO, USA

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I'm an experienced writer/editor who has worked in book publishing. I specialize in editing anthologies, memoirs, and business books.


Work experience:

  • Bess Vanrenen
  • Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book
  • Orison Books
  • American Animal Hospital Association
  • Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group
  • Fairchild Fashion Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Query Letter Review

Genres: Anthologies Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Humanities & Social Sciences

Dan C.

Dan C.

Denver, CO, USA

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Freelance photojournalist and writer with extensive background in cycling/mountain biking, education, fiction, editing, and copywriting.


Work experience:

  • Brown Tie Media
  • VeloNews Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Sports & Outdoors Non-Fiction Travel

Kelly L.

Kelly L.

Phoenix, United States

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I am passionate about the written word! I have 15+ years in editing in all genres, with special attention to business and travel.


Work experience:

  • Immanence Journal
  • Gently Read Literature (GRL)
  • International Artist Publishing
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Story Laboratory

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

Genres: Romance Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Travel Poetry Mystery & Crime

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Developmental editor for hire in Denver

Calling all bibliophiles from the Mile High City! There’s only so much Rocky Mountain explorations and craft brewery hops you can do on a weekend, so why not finally put pen to paper with the help of a developmental editor? A developmental editor is that guide who will help you navigate the trickiest part of the woods: ushering you through the thorny treetops of plot, characterization, and linguistics to make it to the other side safely.

You’ll want to look for a developmental editor who is not only an expert in your genre, but can help identify a target audience and place your work in the context of publishing industry trends. This will help make sure your book is current. Too often writers can either get so blinded by their own style or an aesthetic by favorite older authors that they miss contemporary approaches. Leave it to your trusty developmental editor for hire in Denver to keep you on the pulse of the moment.
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