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Jeannine T.

Jeannine T.

Boston, MA, USA

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I've been an editor for 20 years now, and I've done everything from line editing, copy editing, and proofreading from academia to fiction.


Work experience:

  • Bedford/St. Martin's
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Anthologies Fiction Contemporary Fiction Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Mystery & Crime Romance Short Story

Carly H.

Carly H.

Boston, MA, United States

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Editor with 10+ years experience (specialties: romance, fantasy, & sci-fi). Contact me to build your team and bring your book to light!


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Sterling Lord Literistic
  • Book Light Editorial
  • Boroughs Publishing Group

Services: Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Young Adult Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Fantasy Science Fiction Romance

Rachael S.

Rachael S.

Boston, MA, USA

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Enthusiastic and Proficient Editor and Writer with the experience to develop a variety of titles for publication


Work experience:

  • Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Salve Regina University
  • Post Road Magazine
  • Chapel Hill Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing Education & Reference Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Children's Fiction Romance

Alex E.

Alex E.

Boston, MA, USA

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Award-winning writer and editor with 9+ years experience in proofreading and developmental editing.


Work experience:

  • Emerson College
  • Self
  • Ploughshares Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: LGBTQ Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Writing & Publishing Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Contemporary Fiction

Lori G.

Lori G.

Boston, MA, USA

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Currently accepting short projects and query, synopses. Author of 4 novels; creative writing instructor; experienced content and copyeditor.


Work experience:

  • Charlesbridge Publishing
  • Grub Street

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

Genres: Children's Fiction Urban Fantasy Fantasy Historical Fiction Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction Contemporary Fiction Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs

Nina D.

Nina D.

Boston, MA, USA

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Editor of books, magazines, digital content; Published in poetry and fiction; Pushcart Prize nominee; Columbia Publishing Course graduate


Work experience:

  • America's Test Kitchen
  • Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Literary and Entertainment Agency
  • Write My Wrongs, LLC

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

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Literary Fiction Women's Fiction

Sirah J.

Sirah J.

Boston, MA, USA

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I specialize in children's literature, both picture books and middle-grade novels with an emphasis on inclusivity and educational works.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Picture Books Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts

Brian H.

Brian H.

Boston, MA, USA

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I'm interested in working with writers - journalists, scholars, activists, memoirists - drive by social justice, with a passion for a cause.


Work experience:

  • University of Massachusetts Press
  • Beacon Press
  • Sayle Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment History Humanities & Social Sciences Law LGBTQ Non-Fiction Nature Political Science & Current Affairs Writing & Publishing

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