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Abby

Abby

Portland, United States

Dedicated editor of children's books specializing in middle grade and YA fiction. Worked at HarperCollins, Disney-Hyperion, and Scholastic.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins
  • Disney-Hyperion
  • Scholastic
  • Abby Ranger Editorial, LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult

Jonathan

Jonathan

Portland, ME, USA

I've spent 15 years editing debuts and bestsellers across genres, traditional and self-published. Agent/publisher queries. Caring, diligent.


Work experience:

  • JS Editing Service
  • Palooka Magazine and Palooka Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Query Letter Review

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction

Lee

Lee

Portland, Oregon, USA

A sharp, sensitive editor of fiction and creative nonfiction with twenty-five years of experience in publishing.


Work experience:

  • Lee Montgomery Editorial
  • Tin House Books
  • Tin House magazine
  • SheBooks
  • The Santa Monica Review
  • Dove Books
  • The Iowa Review

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Anthologies, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, & Dentistry, Math & Science, Writing & Publishing, Coming of Age, Short Story

Meg

Meg

Portland, OR, USA

Developmental editor, copy editor, and proofreader with fifteen years of experience working on literary fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Tin House Books
  • Tin House magazine
  • Literature and Medicine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Short Story, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction

Victoria

Victoria

Portland, OR, USA

Editor at Wiley, formerly at Penguin, with a sharp eye and ear for immersive storytelling. Edited bestsellers and prize-winners.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Tin House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, New Age, Fashion & Textiles, Literary Fiction, Fiction, Coming of Age, Cultural & Ethnic, LGBTQ Fiction, Short Story

Thomas

Thomas

Portland, Oregon, USA

A dab hand at any genre, I cut my teeth in literary publishing at Tin House, and now work with VIP clients at Substack Pro.


Work experience:

  • Thomas Alexander Ross
  • Tin House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humor & Comedy, Fiction, Magical Realism, Literary Fiction, Poetry, Short Story, Contemporary Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Travel

Jeff

Jeff

Portland, OR, USA

Best-selling writer of poetry and nonfiction providing developmental, substantive, and copy editing, manuscript evaluations, and coaching.


Work experience:

  • Fonograf Editions
  • various universities
  • Independent Publishing Resource Center
  • Dikembe Press
  • Prairie Schooner

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Poetry, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Writing & Publishing, Non-Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Contemporary Fiction

Christina

Christina

Portland, OR, USA

Thoughtful, thorough, and insightful Christian theology editor for 13 years. Globally-minded seminary graduate. K–adult educator.


Work experience:

  • Well Versed, LLC
  • Self-employed
  • Clatsop Community College
  • Fuller Writing Center
  • Tillamook Bay Community College
  • Judson International School

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction

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