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Fiona

Fiona

New York, NY, United States

I am a veteran trade book editor of fiction and nonfiction, committed to helping writers find their voice and produce their best work.


Work experience:

  • HarperColllins
  • Reader's Digest Trade Publishing
  • Self Employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Action & Adventure, Inspirational, Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Michele

Michele

New York, United States

Copy editor for Penguin Random House for 18 years, experience with bestselling authors of women's fiction, romance, mystery/thrillers.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Women's Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Contemporary Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Romance, Young Adult, Urban Fantasy, Fantasy

Lila

Lila

New York, United States

I specialize in editing nonfiction and academic books, and I'll work with you based on your specific writing style, voice, needs, and goals.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: History, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Law, Political Science & Current Affairs, Self-Help & Self-Improvement, Sociology, Health & Wellbeing

Kristin

Kristin

New York, NY, USA

Copy editor and proofreader with nearly 20 years of experience in print publishing, specifically children’s, teen, YA, and adult trade.


Work experience:

  • Little Bee Books
  • Harlequin

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Romance, Young Adult

Brenna

Brenna

New York, NY, USA

Editor of bestselling and Pulitzer Prize winning fiction and nonfiction with experience working at Grove Atlantic, Knopf, and Assouline.


Work experience:

  • Assouline Publishing
  • Grove Atlantic
  • Alfred A. Knopf
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Short Story, Fiction, Political Science & Current Affairs, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Biographies & Memoirs

Holland

Holland

New York, NY, USA

Writer, Editor, and Podcaster. Here for all copyediting and proofreading needs, especially for children's and YA books and graphic novels.


Work experience:

  • Scholastic
  • Topix Media Lab, LLC
  • Callisto Media

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Picture Books, Comics & Graphic Novels, Children’s Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction, Entertainment

Loren

Loren

New York, NY, USA

Copy editor, development editor, dramaturg, and sometime writer. 20+ years in adult trade publishing, currently at Penguin Random House.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House
  • Self

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Anthologies, Fiction, Mystery & Crime, Plays & Screenplays, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Entertainment, Writing & Publishing, Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits

Claire

Claire

New York, NY, USA

Children's book editor specializing in Middle Grade and Young Adult fiction, with 9 years of experience at HarperCollins and Bloomsbury.


Work experience:

  • Inkyard Press, HarperCollins
  • Bloomsbury Children's Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Middle Grade, Children's, Fiction, Middle Grade Fantasy, Young Adult Fantasy, Young Adult

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