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Marisa H.

Marisa H.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Seasoned editor with over 75 successful books published. I have a passion for working with first time authors, turning ideas into print!


Work experience:

  • Dartmouth Publishing
  • Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Callisto Media, Inc.
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Writing & Publishing Non-Fiction Children's - Non-fiction Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Education & Reference Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement Technology Children's Fiction

Amy S.

Amy S.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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I'm a writer who specializes in food and travel content. I've edited books, written books as well as copy for web, packaging and blogs.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction

Laura M.

Laura M.

San Francisco, CA, United States

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Experienced book editor specializing in lifestyle, self-help, inspiration, health, wellness, creative business, and women's interest.


Work experience:

  • Chronicle Books
  • HarperOne - an imprint of HarperCollins
  • Broadway Books / Penguin Random House
  • Mattingly Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Career Guides Health & wellbeing Nature Travel Home & Garden New Age Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

Karrin V.

Karrin V.

San Francisco Bay Area, CA, United States

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Editorial professional for 10+ years, specializing in educational content and personal nonfiction. You write. I polish. You shine.


Work experience:

  • Weber Shandwick
  • Bedford/St. Martin's
  • AuntMinnie.com

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference Entertainment Writing & Publishing

Carey J.

Carey J.

San Rafael, CA, United States

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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

Annie B.

Annie B.

San Diego, CA, USA

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I’m a literary agent w/ over 17 years of experience in the publishing industry. I work on a range of adult and YA fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Margret McBride Literary Agency
  • Zoetrope: All-Story

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement Mystery & Crime

Gregory D.

Gregory D.

San Antonio, TX, USA

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I am an experienced nonfiction editor specializing in art publications, academic titles, educational materials, and self-help/trade books.


Work experience:

  • Gregory A. Dobie

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Architecture Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement Photography ELT Health & wellbeing History Education & Reference

Shelly D.

Shelly D.

San Jose, CA, USA

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Copyeditor/developmental editor specializing in women’s fiction/historical fiction with clients from Big 5 publishing to indie authors.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Biotech and high-tech firms in Silicon Valley

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Women's Fiction Fiction Historical Fiction

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