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Taryn A.

Taryn A.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Editor of YA, MG, and select adult with experience in unusual storytelling formats. Former Disney writer and lit agency assistant.


Work experience:

  • The Quarto Group
  • Disney Publishing
  • Disney Creative Entertainment
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Children's Fiction Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense New Adult Young Adult

Bethany R.

Bethany R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Former Assistant Editor @ Entangled. I'd love to help with your YA/romance project, especially if it includes magic, history, or sports.


Work experience:

  • Entangled Publishing

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Fantasy Humor & Comedy Science Fiction

Lindsay N.

Lindsay N.

Seattle, WA, USA

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"Big Five" Editor of NYT Bestselling Thrillers, Self-Help, and Memoirs who specializes in helping authors find literary agents.


Work experience:

  • Newton Literary Services
  • Simon & Schuster, Inc. - Atria Books & 37 INK
  • Writers House Literary Agency
  • Sourcebooks, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Historical Fiction Humor & Comedy Thriller & Suspense Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Self-help & Self-improvement

Joshua W.

Joshua W.

Seattle, WA, USA

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I'm the author of ten books, an award-winning creative writing teacher, and writing coach and editor who loves to work with authors.


Work experience:

  • Tradecraft for Writers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Poetry Fiction

Alexander R.

Alexander R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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An editor with seven years of experience who has worked on projects from Amazon Publishing, National Geographic, Disney, and more.


Work experience:

  • Girl Friday Productions
  • Allegory Ridge
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Red City Review
  • Becker & Mayer
  • Expedia
  • Dorrance Publishing

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Science Fiction Mystery & Crime Historical Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel

Sarah C.

Sarah C.

Springfield, United States

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Nonfiction editor formerly of Wiley and Pearson. I help authors create AWESOME books (including a #1 bestseller on Amazon).


Work experience:

  • Independent Publishing Professional
  • Pearson Learning Solutions
  • John Wiley and Sons
  • Arnerich Massena
  • New Riders/Peachpit

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Health & wellbeing Non-Fiction

Harrison D.

Harrison D.

Hyattsville, United States

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The world's most thorough content editor. Expert in fiction and memoir. More than 70 books and 60 authors guided toward publication.


Work experience:

  • Freelance Editorial Boutique
  • Really Good Editing
  • Bancroft Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Young Adult Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Action & Adventure Horror Thriller & Suspense Women's Fiction Plays & Screenplays Short Story Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

Ann D.

Ann D.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Content and copy editor for fiction, nonfiction, and scholarship. Founding editor of Isthmus literary journal and former in-house editor.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Isthmus, a literary review
  • Berghahn Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Education & Reference History Humanities & Social Sciences

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