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Elizabeth T.

Elizabeth T.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Romance, fantasy, sci-fi and YA proofreader and copyeditor with experience at Disney/Hyperion, Hallmark Books and Dreamspinner Press.


Work experience:

  • Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • Freelance
  • Renaissance Literary & Talent
  • Luna Station Quarterly
  • NBCUniversal, Inc.
  • Dreamspinner Press
  • eLance
  • Belkin International
  • Alpha Pictures
  • Self-employed
  • Hallmark Books

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Plays & Screenplays Fiction Romance Urban Fantasy Fantasy Young Adult Science Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy Children's Mystery & Crime Comics & Graphic Novels

Briana F.

Briana F.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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A developmental and copy editor with a decade of editorial experience. I have a keen eye for what makes a good fiction story flow well.


Work experience:

  • Cedar Fort Publishing and Media
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Employee Solutions Group

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Christian Fiction Fiction Fantasy Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Children's Romance

Sarah J.

Sarah J.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Eagle-eyed former Bloomsbury editorial + production assistant with 7+ years of experience in editing and proofreading fiction and nonfiction


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bloomsbury Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Short Story Fiction Historical Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Young Adult Middle Grade Children's

Lizzi S.

Lizzi S.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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An accomplished non-fiction book editor with 5 years' experience in both traditional publishing and self-publishing in the U.S. and U.K.


Work experience:

  • powerHouse Books
  • Freelance
  • Book Launchers
  • Los Angeles Review of Books
  • VICE Media
  • The Front Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Entertainment Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Photography

Christopher J. C.

Christopher J. C.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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I am an eagle-eyed editor and proofreader — of online news, nonfiction books, and more. I gravitate toward geography, history, and art.


Work experience:

  • WhoWhatWhy
  • Scholastic Corporation
  • Lonely Planet
  • Public Domain Review
  • RAM Publications

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences History Entertainment Geography Children's - Non-fiction

Emeli J.

Emeli J.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Editor focusing on books for young readers with 8 years of experience (including Disney and Marvel prose) and a master's in publishing.


Work experience:

  • Disney Publishing Worldwide, Marvel Press
  • Disney Publishing Worldwide

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Action & Adventure Coming of Age Middle Grade Fantasy Science Fiction Social & Family Issues Young Adult Young Adult Fantasy

Jess B.

Jess B.

Los Angeles, CA, USA

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Writer, editor, and proofreader with experience in the comic industry, particularly DC Comics. Other genres include poetry and fiction.


Work experience:

  • DC Comics
  • Re:Search, the literary criticism journal at the University of Illinois
  • The Daily Illini

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Classics Fiction Poetry Humor & Comedy Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Short Story Comics & Graphic Novels

Angela B.

Angela B.

Los Angeles, United States

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Editor of more than 500 books. I specialize in thrillers, sci-fi, mysteries, fantasy, paranormal, horror, YA, and dystopian fiction.


Work experience:

  • Alyson Books
  • Social Studies School Service
  • Self

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

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Horror Thriller & Suspense LGBTQ (Fiction) Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Fantasy Science Fiction

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