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Melissa F.

Melissa F.

New York, United States

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Editor, copyeditor, and proofreader of award-winning, bestselling YA, romance, and genre fiction, with 13+ years experience at Macmillan


Work experience:

  • Tor Books (Macmillan)
  • Melissa Frain Editorial
  • Samhain Publishing

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Dystopian Science Fiction Fiction Psychological Thriller Thriller & Suspense Contemporary Romance Romance Paranormal Romance Romantic Comedy Fantasy New Adult Young Adult Young Adult Fantasy

Paul Z.

Paul Z.

New York, United States

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Contemporary fiction, romance, thrillers, YA, plays, & cookbooks are my specialties. Clients: Amazon, Simon & Schuster, Kensington.


Work experience:

  • Editing Company
  • Simon & Schuster
  • Diner Journal
  • Kensington Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Non-Fiction LGBTQ (Fiction) Thriller & Suspense Biographies & Memoirs Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction LGBTQ (non fiction)

Matthew D.

Matthew D.

New York, NY, United States

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Book editor specializing in memoir, biography, and narrative (sports, music, culture, travel). Also reviewer and writer. Ah, stories...


Work experience:

  • Plume Books/Penguin Random House
  • Dey Street Books/HarperCollins

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Humor & Comedy Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Poetry Music Humanities & Social Sciences Entertainment Sports & Outdoors

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

Madeline W.

Madeline W.

New York, NY, USA

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Developmental and Copy Editor with a specialty in memoir, fiction, and academic humanities writing. Previousy FSG and Oxford U Press.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • The Columbia Review
  • Farrar, Straus, & Giroux
  • W.W. Norton

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

Genres: Contemporary Fiction Literary Fiction Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Christian (Non-Fiction) Religion & Spirituality Writing & Publishing Cultural & Ethnic Short Story

Susan R.

Susan R.

New York, NY, USA

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Trade publishing professional with experience in managing editorial, proofreading, demand planning, and sales.


Work experience:

  • Simon & Schuster
  • Melville House
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Political Science & Current Affairs Non-Fiction Middle Grade Children's Mystery & Crime Literary Fiction Women's Fiction Health & wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences

Lelia M.

Lelia M.

New York, NY, USA

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A former production editor in trade publishing, I offer proofreading and project management services.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Artisan
  • HarperCollins

Services: Editing Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Historical Fiction Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Business & Management Young Adult Political Science & Current Affairs Romance

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

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