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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

Cara S.

Cara S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I love helping writers find their voices and connect with readers, especially with kid-lit, how-to, lifestyle, B2B, and women's fiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Young Adult Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts Parenting & Families Judaism Religion & Spirituality Picture Books Comics & Graphic Novels

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

Savannah A.

Savannah A.

Los Angeles, United States

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Collaborative editor and bestselling ghostwriter with 15 years of publishing experience, specializing in memoir and how-to.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Workman Publishing
  • Arcade Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Career Guides Health & wellbeing Psychology Humanities & Social Sciences Weddings Sex & Relationships Self-help & Self-improvement Parenting & Families

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

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 Literary Fiction Plays & Screenplays

Erin Y.

Erin Y.

Los Angeles, United States

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Experienced writer, editor and agent with an MFA in Creative Writing. I have experience editing New York Times bestselling authors.


Work experience:

  • The Industry
  • tNY Press
  • Dystel, Goderich & Bourret LLC
  • EY Literary Management

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's Fantasy Thriller & Suspense Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Middle Grade Fantasy Romance

Neil G.

Neil G.

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Getting feedback doesn't have to be an overwhelming experience. I work to ensure your hand is held through every step of the process.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Neil G. Gordon Writing & Editing Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Humor & Comedy Picture Books Children's Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Health & wellbeing Humanities & Social Sciences Religion & Spirituality Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Inspirational Women's Fiction New Age Mystery & Crime Fantasy Self-help & Self-improvement Education & Reference Science Fiction Thriller & Suspense Economics

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