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Eva T.

Eva T.

Washington D.C., DC, USA

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I’m a former NYC literary agent now based in Washington, DC. I live to guide writers with supportive feedback, edits, and honest advice.


Work experience:

  • Emma Sweeney Agency
  • Eva Talmadge Editorial
  • Harold Ober Associates

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Contemporary Fiction Women's Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Natalie M.

Natalie M.

Washington D.C., USA

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I'm an experienced editor with a certificate in publishing from Columbia and a professional specialty in children's books. Here to help!


Work experience:

  • Penguin Group (USA)
  • Rodale
  • Northern Virginia Magazine
  • Packet Publications (The Princeton Packet)
  • MT Newswires
  • Self

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Health & Wellbeing Non-Fiction Picture Books Children's Fiction Middle Grade Sports & Outdoors

Laura C.

Laura C.

Washington, DC, USA

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Former St. Martin's Press Editor. Developmental and Line Editor. Proofreader. Chocoholic.


Work experience:

  • St. Martin's Press
  • Laura Chasen Editorial

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Cultural & Ethnic Mystery & Crime

Gloria M.

Gloria M.

Seattle, Washington, USA

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I'm a freelance editor with a master's in book publishing from Portland State University that specializes in copy and developmental editing.


Work experience:

  • Red Ventures
  • Ooligan Press
  • AboutFace Magazine
  • Portland Review

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Short Story Women's Fiction Young Adult Education & Reference Non-Fiction

Shannon C.

Shannon C.

Puyallup, Washington, USA

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Specialist in editing book-length fiction and nonfiction, including NY Times and USA Today Bestselling authors, with decades of experience!


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Various

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Women's Fiction Contemporary Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction

Barbara N.

Barbara N.

Washington, DC, United States

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After working as a nonfiction book editor for years at NatGeo, I know the ins and outs of publishing from ideation to final proofing.


Work experience:

  • National Geographic Society
  • B.ink LLC
  • Graduate School USA and Women on Writing

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Architecture History Nature Writing & Publishing Travel Sports & Outdoors

Erica G.

Erica G.

Washington, D.C., DC, USA

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Experienced kid’s book editor specializing in middle grade fiction and non-fiction. Former Editorial Director at National Geographic Kids.


Work experience:

  • National Geographic Kids Books
  • Iceland Writers Retreat
  • Independent Company
  • Chronicle Books
  • Discovery Communications

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

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

Holly E.

Holly E.

Washington D.C., DC, USA

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I help people make great ideas into exciting products. Editor with 10+ years of non-fiction editing and project-managing at Macmillan.


Work experience:

  • Holly Edgar
  • Macmillan Education

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Education & Reference Non-Fiction ELT History Humanities & Social Sciences Biographies & Memoirs Children’s Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Picture Books Children's Fiction

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