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Nevin

Nevin

Portland, OR, United States

My goal is to guide writers to their best work, to coach them in eloquence and clarity, to lead them to their best stories and storytelling.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Penguin Random House
  • Government Technology magazine
  • Nevin Mays Editorial
  • Green Bean Books
  • Portland State University

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

Genres: Romance, Fiction, Young Adult, Picture Books, Children's, Women's Fiction, Middle Grade, Fantasy, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction

Gretchen

Gretchen

Portland, OR, USA

I am a writer, editor, and creative collaborator. I've helped develop and edit nonfiction and fiction projects at all levels of completion.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Baker's Mark Literary Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Young Adult, True Crime, Non-Fiction, Historical Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Romance

Candace

Candace

Portland, OR, USA

My background in traditional publishing led me to specialize in nonfiction self-help/self-improvement /mind-body-spirit books and proposals.


Work experience:

  • Change It Up Editing and Writing Services
  • Health Communications, Inc., publisher of the original Chicken Soup for the Soul series

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

Genres: Health & Wellbeing, Non-Fiction, Psychology, Humanities & Social Sciences, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Inspirational, New Age, Parenting & Families

Daniel Isaiah

Daniel Isaiah

Portland, OR, USA

I love helping writers find concision and clarity. I specialize in memoir and essay, but happily work with fiction as well.


Work experience:

  • Corporeal Writing
  • Entropy Magazine
  • Nailed Magazine
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, LGBTQ Non-Fiction, Nature, Literary Fiction, Fiction

Rochelle

Rochelle

Portland, Maine, USA

Food, craft, and lifestyle book editor with 15+ years editing and writing experience, from sourdough baking to beekeeping, yoga and more.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Fair Winds Press (The Quarto Group)
  • Roost Books / Shambhala Publications
  • Quarry Books, an imprint of Rockport Publishers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, DIY & Crafts, Home & Garden, Parenting & Families

Christina

Christina

Portland, OR, USA

Thoughtful, thorough, and insightful Christian theology editor for 13 years. Globally-minded seminary graduate. K–adult educator.


Work experience:

  • Well Versed, LLC
  • Self-employed
  • Clatsop Community College
  • Fuller Writing Center
  • Tillamook Bay Community College
  • Judson International School

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Christian Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Non-Fiction

Abby

Abby

Portland, United States

Dedicated editor of children's books specializing in middle grade and YA fiction. Worked at HarperCollins, Disney-Hyperion, and Scholastic.


Work experience:

  • HarperCollins
  • Disney-Hyperion
  • Scholastic
  • Abby Ranger Editorial, LLC

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Picture Books, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult

Chloë

Chloë

Portland, OR, USA

Spirituality/Sexuality non-fiction editor with YA fiction experience. Enthusiastic and fun to work with!


Work experience:

  • Northwest Institute on Intimacy
  • The Grammar Grimoire
  • Pushfins

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Sex & Relationships, Non-Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference

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