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Conor W.

Conor W.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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A transplant from Hollywood, I love working w/ writers of all formats to take stories to the next level, particularly in speculative fiction


Work experience:

  • Fox Broadcasting Company
  • Original Film
  • Eleven11 Productions
  • Bardbarian Story Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: LGBTQ Fiction Fiction Science Fiction Plays & Screenplays Gaming & LitRPG Fantasy Urban Fantasy Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Epic Fantasy

Alyssa M.

Alyssa M.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Passionate book editor who's worked with bestselling authors at Penguin Random House on thrillers, historical fiction, and book club reads.


Work experience:

  • ASM Editorial
  • Gibson Square Books
  • Macmillan (Henry Holt and Company)
  • The Book Group
  • Penguin Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Romantic Suspense Romance Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Contemporary Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Espionage

Allison S.

Allison S.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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I'm a seasoned editor and author specializing in lifestyle books and media.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction Design Art Humanities & Social Sciences Parenting & Families Architecture Health & Wellbeing

Carey J.

Carey J.

San Rafael, CA, United States

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I am an editor who loves helping authors revise and refine their work so it is clear, precise, and ready for publication.


Work experience:

  • Chronicle Books
  • Carey Jones

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

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction DIY & Crafts Health & Wellbeing Travel Sports & Outdoors Parenting & Families Design

Annie B.

Annie B.

San Diego, CA, USA

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I’m a literary agent w/ over 17 years of experience in the publishing industry. I work on a range of adult and YA fiction and nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Margret McBride Literary Agency
  • Zoetrope: All-Story

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Literary Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Mystery & Crime

Ian C.

Ian C.

San Leandro, CA, USA

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A lifelong writer and creative with more than a decade of professional experience in trade publishing


Work experience:

  • Insight Editions
  • Weldon Owen
  • Cision US

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: DIY & Crafts Non-Fiction Education & Reference Home & Garden Nature Self-Help & Self-Improvement Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Computers & Internet Health & Wellbeing

Danielle S.

Danielle S.

San Carlos, CA, USA

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I'd love to help you get your picture book, middle grade or YA novel publication-ready. I also edit memoir, new adult, and non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • Canada College
  • Angelella Editorial
  • iWrite Marketing
  • Hewlett-Packard Company

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Historical Fiction Contemporary Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction

Avalon R.

Avalon R.

San Francisco, CA, USA

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Book editor and author coach with 10+ years in publishing, turning debut novelists into award-winners. Memoir, lit fic, thriller, and more!


Work experience:

  • Inkshares
  • Umano

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

Genres: Romantic Comedy Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Travel Contemporary Fiction Historical Mysteries Mystery & Crime Horror Thriller & Suspense Entertainment

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