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Katie M.

Katie M.

Los Angeles, United States

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Developmental editor and book coach. Helping authors grow their best stories for career growth, self-publishing, and/or pitching agents.


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

Claire W.

Claire W.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I've served as a developmental editor on over 25 non-fiction titles, specializing in psychology, personal development and media subjects.


Work experience:

  • Wit & Spark
  • Scribe Media
  • At large

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Career Guides Non-Fiction Health & wellbeing Entertainment Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Self-help & Self-improvement

Kristen W.

Kristen W.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Former editor at Penguin Random House and Hachette Book Group with over 20+ years of experience. I specialize in romance and crime fiction.


Work experience:

  • Kristen Weber Editorial Services
  • New American Library, Penguin Random House
  • Mysterious Press, Warner Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Fiction Contemporary Romance Romance Romantic Suspense Legal Thriller Thriller & Suspense Medical Thriller Psychological Thriller Women's Fiction

Emeli J.

Emeli J.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor focusing on books for young readers with 8 years of experience (including Disney and Marvel prose) and a master's in publishing.


Work experience:

  • Disney Publishing Worldwide, Marvel Press
  • Disney Publishing Worldwide

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Action & Adventure Coming of Age Middle Grade Fantasy Science Fiction Social & Family Issues Young Adult Young Adult Fantasy

Jess B.

Jess B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Writer, editor, and proofreader with experience in the comic industry, particularly DC Comics. Other genres include poetry and fiction.


Work experience:

  • DC Comics
  • Re:Search, the literary criticism journal at the University of Illinois
  • The Daily Illini

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Classics Fiction Poetry Humor & Comedy Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels

Paul S.

Paul S.

Los Angeles, United States

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I'm a writer/editor with a particular ability to help people get their books out of their heads and onto the page. Call me a Book Whisperer.


Work experience:

  • B. Bear Productions, Inc.

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Anthologies Music Entertainment Plays & Screenplays Short Story

Elana C.

Elana C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I am a seasoned commercial, romance, and YA fiction editor with years of experience in several of the most competitive publishing houses.


Work experience:

  • Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • Simon & Schuster

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Coming of Age Fiction Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Romance Young Adult Women's Fiction

Angela B.

Angela B.

Los Angeles, United States

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Editor of more than 500 books. I specialize in thrillers, sci-fi, mysteries, fantasy, paranormal, horror, YA, and dystopian fiction.


Work experience:

  • Alyson Books
  • Social Studies School Service
  • Self

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Horror Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ (Fiction) Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

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