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Amy E.

Amy E.

New York, United States

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Literary agent with a particular passion for all things YA, romance, and historical.


Work experience:

  • Dystel, Goderich & Bourret

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

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction Fantasy Romance Coming of Age Literary Fiction Young Adult Fantasy Young Adult Chick Lit Women's Fiction Social & Family Issues

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

Jaime C.

Jaime C.

New York, New York, USA

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Experienced editor of bestselling and award-winning books, specializing in narrative nonfiction, thrillers, and young adult. 7+ years' exp.


Work experience:

  • Hachette Book Group
  • Macmillan Publishers

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Entertainment Political Science & Current Affairs Thriller & Suspense

Barry L.

Barry L.

New York, United States

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I am a content editor, copy editor, and proofreader. I specialize in nonfiction books.


Work experience:

  • Self Employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Travel Philosophy Entertainment

Brooke V.

Brooke V.

New York, NY, United States

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Passionate children's book editor with 15+ years experience in picture books and middle grade fiction for companies like Disney and Penguin.


Work experience:

  • BV Books
  • Disney Publishing Worldwide
  • Penguin Random House
  • Sterling Publishing

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

Genres: Middle Grade Children's Fiction Picture Books Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction Middle Grade Fantasy

Adam O.

Adam O.

New York, NY, United States

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I'm a New York City-based editor specializing in commercial nonfiction, and have worked on several NYT-bestselling titles.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Books
  • Abrams Books
  • Public Affairs Books
  • Perseus Books Group
  • The Overlook Press
  • Sterling Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humor & Comedy Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Entertainment Earth & Space & Environmental Sciences Math & Science Technology

Erin C.

Erin C.

New York, NY, USA

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Copyeditor and proofreader with over five years' experience in children's publishing, architectural publishing, and print book production.


Work experience:

  • Hachette Book Group
  • Princeton Architectural Press

Services: Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Picture Books Children's Fiction Architecture Non-Fiction

Jonathan G.

Jonathan G.

New York, NY, USA

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Editor, publishing manager, and publishing consultant with international experience in book publishing and content development.


Work experience:

  • WST Content Solutions
  • University of the South Pacific
  • Motivate Media
  • Scholastic Inc., New York

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Business & Management Education & Reference Travel Political Science & Current Affairs

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