Hire a Developmental Editor in Houston

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Williamaye J.

Williamaye J.

Houston, TX, USA

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I am a proofreader, copy editor, and developmental editor, specializing in historical fiction, romance fiction, and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Mystery & Crime Literary Fiction Paranormal Romance Romance Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Health & Wellbeing Science Fiction

Laura E.

Laura E.

Houston, TX, USA

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The award-winning author of sixteen children's and young adult books, I enjoy working with writers to bring their manuscripts to life.


Work experience:

  • Lerner Publishing, Enslow Publishing, Pelican Publishing
  • Self-employed
  • Lone Star College and Home Run Ministries

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fiction Christian Fiction Picture Books Historical Fiction Young Adult

Christina M.

Christina M.

Houston, TX, USA

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I'm a book lover and author with 15 years experience editing and critiquing manuscripts. Children's, YA and adult. Let's work together!


Work experience:

  • Egmont USA, Entangled, Self-published
  • MC Creative Consulting

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction New Adult Young Adult Middle Grade Children's Picture Books Social & Family Issues Chick Lit Women's Fiction Poetry

Julie C.

Julie C.

Houston, TX, USA

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NYT & USA TODAY bestselling author/editor/ghostwriter. I love an inspiring story of hope, resilience, and triumph over trauma.


Work experience:

  • BlueSpark Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Coming of Age Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Inspirational Self-Help & Self-Improvement Travel Writing & Publishing

Brooke M.

Brooke M.

Denver, United States

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Experienced (9 yrs in-house, 14 yrs freelance), nonfiction editor specializing in content editing, copy editing, and proofreading.


Work experience:

  • Chicago Review Press
  • Perseus Books Group (now Hachette)
  • Westview Press in the Perseus Books Group (now Hachette)
  • Word Hawk Editing, LLC

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

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Music Philosophy Entertainment Parenting & Families Biographies & Memoirs Children’s Non-Fiction

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

Julie T.

Julie T.

New York, United States

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I'm an editor with nearly two decades of experience in publishing, most recently at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.


Work experience:

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

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

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Historical Fiction Short Story Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Dystopian

Rudy L.

Rudy L.

Reno, NV, United States

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An experienced non-fiction editor and indexer. I craft particularly useful indexes and believe that language is for communicating.


Work experience:

  • Evoke: Words for Hire

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction LGBTQ Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits

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