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Michael B.

Michael B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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New York Times Bestselling fiction editor with a dozen years of publishing industry experience, specializing in sci-fi, fantasy, and horror.


Work experience:

  • Skybound Entertainment
  • Penguin Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Science Fiction Fiction Fantasy Horror Thriller & Suspense Historical Fiction

Jay A.

Jay A.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I’m passionate about words and sentences and well-told stories. Helping manuscripts find their fullest potential is one of my greatest joys


Work experience:

  • Jay Antani Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Thriller & Suspense Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Coming of Age Cultural & Ethnic Contemporary Fiction Plays & Screenplays

Amy B.

Amy B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor and writer specializing in children's books, magazines and digital content. Experience includes editor at Scholastic and ABCmouse.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Age of Learning (ABCMouse and Adventure Academy)
  • Scholastic
  • Discover Magazine

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Education & Reference Nature History Humanities & Social Sciences Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Life Sciences Picture Books Children's Fiction

Josh R.

Josh R.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Experienced, passionate, and versatile non-fiction editor. Clients include Al Gore, Garth Brooks, and Daniel Handler (Lemony Snicket).


Work experience:

  • Melcher Media
  • theNewerYork Press (tNY.Press)
  • The Industry L.A.
  • Penguin Random House Publishers
  • Raab & Co

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Indexing

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Business & Management Biographies & Memoirs Technology Sex & Relationships Self-Help & Self-Improvement Psychology

Lily M.

Lily M.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Publishing professional with 6+ years experience in education professional development, food and drink, comedy, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • North Atlantic Books
  • Springer Publishing Company
  • Weldon Owen
  • John Wiley and Sons
  • PBLWorks

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction Education & Reference Writing & Publishing Self-Help & Self-Improvement Humor & Comedy Fiction Mashups Short Story Women's Fiction

Emma B.

Emma B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Dedicated, creative editor with an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and years of experience at a top New York City literary agency.


Work experience:

  • McCormick Literary
  • The Iowa Writers' Workshop
  • Atheneum (a division of Simon & Schuster)

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Women's Fiction

Jesse C.

Jesse C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor with a decade's experience working with best-selling and award-winning authors at Farrar, Straus & Giroux and Europa Editions.


Work experience:

  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Jesse Coleman Editing
  • NationBuilder
  • NY Book Editors
  • Europa Editions

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences African American Fiction Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Art Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction

Katie M.

Katie M.

Los Angeles, United States

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Developmental editor & writing coach with over 10 years experience. Helping authors grow their best stories BEFORE they publish!


Work experience:

  • Freelance

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Romantic Suspense Romance Contemporary Romance Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult New Adult Self-Help & Self-Improvement

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