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Shannon

Shannon

Puyallup, Washington, USA

Developmental and copy editor of 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, Young Adult, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Health & Wellbeing, Cozy Mysteries, Mystery & Crime

Barbara

Barbara

Washington, DC, United States

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
  • Women on Writing and Arlington Community Learning

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

Marah

Marah

Washington, DC, United States

Veteran editor and writer of food, health, and lifestyle books.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks
  • Scribner
  • La Varenne Ecole de Cuisine and Anne Willan, Inc.

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

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Health & Wellbeing, Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Maxwell P.

Maxwell P.

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Experienced literary agent representing a wide range of adult nonfiction, and former Oxford University Press book editor.


Work experience:

  • Sinsheimer Literary, LLC
  • Oxford University Press

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Technology, Travel, True Crime, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, History, Health & Wellbeing

Gloria

Gloria

Seattle, Washington, USA

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

Kevin

Kevin

Olympia, Washington, USA

Associate Editor at Latah Books. I edit crime, thriller, and literary fiction. I also love working on memoirs and PNW nonfiction.


Work experience:

  • Latah Books
  • Willow Springs Books
  • Dev Spotlight
  • New England Review
  • Eastern Washington University Writers' Center

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Cozy Mysteries, Mystery & Crime, Thriller & Suspense, Short Story

Laura

Laura

Washington, DC, USA

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

Marissa

Marissa

Washington D.C., DC, USA

Children's book editor working with a top literary agent for 7+ years. Clients have nabbed agents, sold books, and won the Newbery Award.


Work experience:

  • Angelella Editorial
  • Greenhouse Literary Agency
  • Writers Helping Writers website (Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglisi)

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult, Contemporary Fiction, Contemporary Romance, Romance, Coming of Age, Magical Realism, Literary Fiction

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