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Gretchen

Gretchen

Portland, OR, USA

I am a writer, editor, and creative collaborator. I've helped develop and edit nonfiction and fiction projects at all levels of completion.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Baker's Mark Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult, True Crime, Non-Fiction, Historical Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Romance

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

Kathleen

Kathleen

Portland, OR, USA

Over 25 years exp in writing, copy editing, book production. Specialty: preparing docs for publication (IT/IS, humanities, creative, EFL)


Work experience:

  • Indiana U, etc.

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

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Technology, Non-Fiction

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

Rochelle

Rochelle

Portland, Maine, USA

Nonfiction book editor with 15+ years experience in topics as colorful as Ayurveda and yoga to sourdough baking and beekeeping.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Fair Winds Press (The Quarto Group)
  • Roost Books / Shambhala Publications
  • Quarry Books, an imprint of Rockport Publishers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, DIY & Crafts, Home & Garden, Parenting & Families

Gregory

Gregory

Portland, Maine, USA

Editor for several New York Times, regional, and Amazon.com best-selling authors. What beats a well-told story? I'd love to hear yours.


Work experience:

  • Yellow Barn Creative LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, Art, Humanities & Social Sciences, Nature, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Technology, Sociology

Nevin

Nevin

Portland, OR, United States

My goal is to guide writers to their best work, to coach them in eloquence and clarity, to lead them to their best stories and storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Penguin Random House
  • Government Technology magazine
  • Nevin Mays Editorial
  • Green Bean Books
  • Portland State University

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

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

Lisbeth

Lisbeth

Portland, OR, USA

Academic writing at Oxford University Press; literary fiction and poetry for arts nonprofit Pen + Brush


Work experience:

  • Oxford University Press
  • Pen + Brush
  • Electric Literature

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Art, History, Women's Fiction

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