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Aidan

Aidan

San Francisco, CA, USA

Passionate and dedicated developmental editor and copyeditor specializing in memoir and general nonfiction


Work experience:

  • HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
  • Santa Clara University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Humanities & Social Sciences, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Sex & Relationships, LGBTQ Non-Fiction

Michael

Michael

San Francisco, CA, USA

I am a literary agent with over 15 years of industry experience offering developmental editing, query letter workshopping, and coaching.


Work experience:

  • Veritas Literary
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Contemporary Fiction, Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller & Suspense

Genoveva

Genoveva

San Francisco, CA, USA

I'm an editor with 18 years of experience helping experts, thought leaders, and professors write books that matter.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Jossey-Bass, a division of Wiley
  • HarperCollins
  • Ten Speed Press
  • Crown, a division of Random House
  • Harvard Business Review Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Humanities & Social Sciences

Avalon

Avalon

San Francisco, CA, USA

Book editor and author coach with 10+ years in publishing, turning debut novelists into award-winners. Memoir, lit fic, thriller, and more!


Work experience:

  • Inkshares
  • Umano

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

Genres: Romantic Comedy, Romance, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Travel, Contemporary Fiction, Historical Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, Horror, Thriller & Suspense, Entertainment

Val

Val

San Francisco, CA, USA

As an experienced editor with both an MFA and a background in NYC publishing, I can help you at all stages of your story’s development.


Work experience:

  • BGB Group
  • Macmillan Publishers
  • Boston University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Women's Fiction, Young Adult, Historical Fiction, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing

Danielle

Danielle

San Francisco, CA, USA

Subject matter experts trust me with their big ideas.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • IBISWorld
  • Pepperdine University

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Business & Management, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Parenting & Families, Humanities & Social Sciences, Religion & Spirituality, New Age, Finance & Accounting, Math & Science

Conor

Conor

San Francisco, CA, USA

A transplant from Hollywood, I love working w/ writers of all formats to take stories to the next level, particularly in speculative fiction


Work experience:

  • Fox Broadcasting Company
  • Original Film
  • Eleven11 Productions
  • Bardbarian Story Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: LGBTQ Fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction, Plays & Screenplays, Gaming & LitRPG, Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Epic Fantasy

Carey

Carey

San Rafael, CA, United States

I am an editor who loves helping authors revise and refine their work so it is clear, precise, and ready for publication.


Work experience:

  • Chronicle Books
  • Carey Jones

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

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, DIY & Crafts, Health & Wellbeing, Travel, Sports & Outdoors, Parenting & Families, Design

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