Hire a Proofreader in Columbus

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Molly R.

Molly R.

Columbus, OH, USA

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I copyedit primarily in the arts and humanities and have a PhD in musicology.


Work experience:

  • The Ohio State University
  • Self-employed
  • Wexner Center for the Arts

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review Indexing

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction

Mary C.

Mary C.

Columbus, OH, USA

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I have experience from proposal through finished manuscript and sales. Editing is my service, but I know sales are your ultimate goal.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Non-Fiction Education & Reference Home & Garden Music Humanities & Social Sciences Health & Wellbeing

Andrea B.

Andrea B.

Columbus, Ohio, USA

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Copyeditor and proofreader with uncompromising grammar grit. I'll help you give your best work to your audience—with no embarrassing errors.


Work experience:

  • Red Line Editorial
  • Teacher Peach
  • Quarasan
  • Zaner-Bloser
  • Nationwide Financial

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Sports & Outdoors Education & Reference Health & Wellbeing Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Technology Biographies & Memoirs

Kelly L.

Kelly L.

Phoenix, United States

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I am passionate about the written word! I have 15+ years in editing in all genres, with special attention to business and travel.


Work experience:

  • Immanence Journal
  • Gently Read Literature (GRL)
  • International Artist Publishing
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Story Laboratory

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

Genres: Romance Fiction Business & Management Non-Fiction Travel Poetry Mystery & Crime

Dave V.

Dave V.

Seattle, United States

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Experienced copyeditor, proofreader, and fact checker proficient with Chicago style. I specialize in literary and historical fiction.


Work experience:

  • (self-employed)
  • Girl Friday Productions

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Action & Adventure Fiction Christian Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Music Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Fantasy Self-Help & Self-Improvement True Crime

Karen H.

Karen H.

New York, United States

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Proofreading services from a book publishing industry professional with 15+ years of experience in Big Five houses.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Self-employed
  • Random House
  • Penguin Group USA

Services: Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Romance Business & Management Non-Fiction Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Parenting & Families Science Fiction

Lisa S.

Lisa S.

Nashville, United States

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I'm a twenty-year veteran in Christian publishing, specializing in gift/coffee table books, devotionals, and trade books.


Work experience:

  • Thomas Nelson Publishers (Harper Collins)

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Christian Non-Fiction Religion & Spirituality Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits Writing & Publishing Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Christine F.

Christine F.

New York, United States

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I'm a seasoned and accomplished editor providing quality proofreading and copyediting services for the K-12, adult, and scholarly markets.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Marshall Cavendish Corporation

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Health & Wellbeing Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Middle Grade Children's Children’s Non-Fiction Women's Fiction Inspirational

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