Hire a Developmental Editor in Fair Oaks

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

Jenna N.

Jenna N.

Bangor, United States

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10+ years as a cookbook and wellness editor—everything from Texas BBQ to vegan desserts to training for your first marathon.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Indexing

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Home & Garden

Lisa H.

Lisa H.

Berkley, United States

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Every sentence matters! My passion is helping your words shine, whether you're at the beginning of your project or you need a final polish.


Work experience:

  • Poignant Pen LLC

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

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Sex & Relationships Fantasy Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Science Fiction Travel Home & Garden

Stephen S.

Stephen S.

Maplewood, United States

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Top editor for 30 years, novelist, sf/f story writer, poet. Specializes in nonfiction and SF/F. I'll help you write a book you're proud of.


Work experience:

  • Avon Books
  • Wiley
  • Amacom
  • Thomas Dunne Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management History Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Short Story Fantasy Sports & Outdoors Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Science Fiction

Alessandra L.

Alessandra L.

Brooklyn, NY, United States

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Editor with 15+ years' experience in NY book publishing, committed to developing an author's voice and maximizing their book's potential.


Work experience:

  • Rizzoli International Publications
  • Viking Penguin

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Travel Music Psychology Entertainment Parenting & Families Life Sciences Math & Science

Sasha T.

Sasha T.

New Orleans, United States

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Sasha is an editor and wordsmith who can help your writing project—short or long, nonfiction or fiction—reach its fullest potential.


Work experience:

  • Freelance Editorial Services
  • Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
  • The Experiment
  • Sterling Publishing Company
  • PEN America Journal

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Historical Fiction Short Story Parenting & Families

Jessica H.

Jessica H.

Jacksonville, United States

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Award-winning freelance editor Jessica Hatch provides practical, marketable revision advice to clients on all six habitable continents.


Work experience:

  • Writers House
  • St. Martin's Press
  • Fox Literary LLC
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Historical Fiction Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Women's Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction) Self-help & Self-improvement

Geoffrey S.

Geoffrey S.

D.C., DC, United States

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20 years experience editing nonfiction books for publishers (Thomas Nelson and Running Press). I love helping authors tell their story.


Work experience:

  • Running Press
  • ClearWords Group
  • Thomas Nelson Publishers

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Political Science & Current Affairs Christian Fiction Fiction Historical Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Kendall D.

Kendall D.

Colorado Springs, United States

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Writer at Nerdist, HelloGiggles, and Geek & Sundry. Editor at Penguin Random House for 5 1/2 years working in fiction and non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Legendary LLC (Nerdist, Geek & Sundry, Amy Poehler's Smart Girls)
  • Petful
  • Kendall Ashley Creative

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Historical Fiction Fiction Women's Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Science Fiction Fantasy

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Developmental Editor Fair Oaks

Accepting criticism from others may be a tough pill to swallow, especially if you have poured your whole heart into writing your book. However, editing is a vital part of the editing process that can help you make major improvements in your manuscript, from the major plot holes to the minute character details.

If that’s the kind of help that your manuscript needs, you probably need the attention of a developmental editor. These professionals work on perfecting the “big picture” of a story. In particular, they fix such elements as pacing, plot development, character arcs, and themes. They’re the professionals who can help you develop your work to its fullest potential: you just have to have an open mind.

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