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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

Karli J.

Karli J.

Nashville, TN, United States

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Editor who specializes in developing content and is passionate about helping authors of fiction and nonfiction write their best stories!


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Christian Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Romance Fiction Inspirational Non-Fiction Literary Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Young Adult

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

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

Christine M.

Christine M.

Chester, United States

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Experienced editor of cookbooks and home/lifestyle books; my editing and proofreading work includes James Beard and IACP Award winners.


Work experience:

  • Christine McKnight Editorial Services
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Business & Management Non-Fiction Career Guides Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits DIY & Crafts Health & wellbeing Home & Garden Weddings Parenting & Families

Rebecca H.

Rebecca H.

Boston, United States

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Creative, compassionate, precision-based developmental editing and supportive, no-nonsense book coaching since 2009.


Work experience:

  • Rebecca Faith Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Fantasy

Renee C.

Renee C.

Nashville, TN, USA

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20+ years in Christian publishing, with experience in Bible Studies, Christian Living, Devotionals, & the Restoration Movement


Work experience:

  • 21st Century Christian, Inc.
  • Shenandoah Valley Inclusive Wellness Coalition

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

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

Greg B.

Greg B.

Portland, United States

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Book editor specializing in business, health, the arts. Experience in traditional, hybrid, self-publishing. Let's chat about your book.


Work experience:

  • Yellow Barn Creative LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Finance & Accounting Math & Science Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Art Humanities & Social Sciences Nature Music

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