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Alexander H.

Alexander H.

Nashville, TN, USA

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I'm an editor with over a decade of experience in developmental editing, copyediting and proofreading. Specialties in travel and memoir.


Work experience:

  • Lonely Planet

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Travel Non-Fiction Nature Biographies & Memoirs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits

Misty B.

Misty B.

Nashville, TN, USA

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I'm Misty—a professional word nerd specializing in TTRPGs (especially 5E Dungeons and Dragons) and other complex content.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins
  • Misty Bourne Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: New Age Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Writing & Publishing Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Fiction Gaming & LitRPG Fantasy Epic Fantasy

Jen G.

Jen G.

Nashville, TN, USA

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Freelance editor specializing in developmental editing, substantive/line editing, copyediting, and writing back cover or jacket copy.


Work experience:

  • Jennifer Gingerich Editorial
  • Ramsey Solutions
  • Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • Marshall University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality

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

Julia R.

Julia R.

Franklin, United States

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Experienced editor of MG and YA fiction and non-fiction. Formerly with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Simon & Schuster, and HarperCollins.


Work experience:

  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Simon & Schuster
  • HarperCollins Childrens Books
  • Disney Press/Hyperion Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Comics & Graphic Novels Fantasy Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Children's - Non-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

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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