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Elsa S.

Elsa S.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Award winning editor of non-fiction and genre fiction. Nearly a decade of experience across a wide variety of writing styles.


Work experience:

  • Uncanny Magazine
  • Fireside Magazine
  • Self

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Science Fiction Short Story Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences

Elizabeth D.

Elizabeth D.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Expert developmental editor and literary consultant with over 15 years' experience in narrative non-fiction, fiction, and academic writing.


Work experience:

  • Amazon Publishing

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Fiction LGBTQ Fiction Literary Fiction Women's Fiction

Wayt G.

Wayt G.

Seattle, United States

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Award-winning science writer, editor, and publishing consultant for high-profile media. Also produce videos, podcasts, and presentations.


Work experience:

  • Intellectual Ventures
  • Solo Publishing LLC
  • Scientific American

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Computers & Internet Non-Fiction Technology Engineering Math & Science Physics & Chemistry Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Engineering & Materials Science Life Sciences

Kelli M.

Kelli M.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Developmental editor loves making manuscripts sparkle. 20 yrs exprnce in women's fiction and commercial fiction at HarperCollins, Harlequin.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Amazon Publishing
  • Harlequin
  • Hyperion Books for Children/Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Border Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Fiction Contemporary Romance Romance Romantic Comedy Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Chick Lit Women's Fiction

Taryn A.

Taryn A.

Seattle, WA, USA

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10 yrs editor + writer @ Disney, Quarto, and agencies. Passion for shaping plot, elevating premise, and defining character in MG/YA/thriller


Work experience:

  • The Quarto Group
  • Disney Publishing
  • Disney Creative Entertainment
  • Self-employed
  • Andrea Brown Literary, Movable Type Management, The Bent Agency

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Cozy Mysteries Mystery & Crime Fiction Thriller & Suspense Middle Grade Children's Young Adult

Skye L.

Skye L.

Seattle, WA, USA

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I've been a copy editor for 20 years with SAGE and Wiley. I have a background in science, literature, art, and music. Nothing gets by me!


Work experience:

  • Wiley
  • Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • SAGE Publications

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

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Music Education & Reference Life Sciences Math & Science Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences Art Historical Fiction Fiction Young Adult

Fleetwood R.

Fleetwood R.

Seattle, WA, USA

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Experienced developmental editor with expertise in science fiction and fantasy, working with publishers and independent authors.


Work experience:

  • Waxman Leavell Literary Agency
  • Self-employed
  • Wizards of the Coast
  • Random House Publishing Group

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Query Letter Review

Genres: Fantasy Fiction Science Fiction

Ted N.

Ted N.

Seattle, WA, USA

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I am an Indexer with a background in searching databases as a Reference Librarian. Indexers often become the final quality assurance editor.


Work experience:

  • Aquent, Linda Werner, VentureLoop, and Sogeti, at Microsoft and Splunk

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: Computers & Internet Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences

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