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Jamie Groves

Jamie Groves - Editor

London, United Kingdom

Wordsmith. Prize winning writer. Patient editor.

Overview

I'm a freelance editor and copy writer. I provide editorial services to authors and publishers, from structural edits, to copy-edits, to proofreading.

Services
Languages
English (UK)
Fiction
Adventure Crime & Mystery Fantasy Historical Fiction Horror Humor & Comedy Literature Plays & Screenplays Science Fiction Thriller Young Adult & Teen

Certifications

  • BA (hons) English Literature
  • Diploma in Creative Writing

Awards

  • Bloody Scotland Short Story Competition 2015

Portfolio (7 selected works)

The Books of the Kings: I. Determination: Volume 1

Jay Effemm

King Hhalon of Genan is furious. Not only is his son Hhamen dallying with Dena, a merchant's daughter, but the young fool has fallen in love with her. This cannot be allowed to continue. Hhalon's anger only increases when he discovers that Dena's father dares to decorate his home with precious white gold. Under Genan law, white gold is strictly reserved for the king himself. The king's rage se... read more

King Hhalon of Genan is furious. Not only is his son Hhamen dallying with Dena, a merchant's daughter, but the young fool has fallen in love with her. This cannot be allowed to continue. Hhalon's anger only increases when he discovers that Dena's father dares to decorate his home with precious white gold. Under Genan law, white gold is strictly reserved for the king himself. The king's rage se... read more

Mrs Hudson and the Spirits' Curse (A Sherlock Holmes & Mrs Hudson Mystery Book 1)

Martin Davies

What if Baker Street's most gifted resident wasn't called Sherlock Holmes?A rollicking new take on Sherlock Holmes: the Kindle #1 bestselling classic crime Mrs Hudson & the Spirits' Curse, the first Holmes & Hudson MysteryAn evil stalks London, blown in from the tropics. Stories of cursed giant rats and malign spirits haunt the garrets of Limehouse. A group of merchants are, one by one, dying:... read more

What if Baker Street's most gifted resident wasn't called Sherlock Holmes?A rollicking new take on Sherlock Holmes: the Kindle #1 bestselling classic crime Mrs Hudson & the Spirits' Curse, the first Holmes & Hudson MysteryAn evil stalks London, blown in from the tropics. Stories of cursed giant rats and malign spirits haunt the garrets of Limehouse. A group of merchants are, one by one, dying:... read more

Weep Not for Flowers When Forests Burn

Andrew Zoltowski

Nina Sobanska lives with her mother and father, Count and Countess Sobanski, on a modest estate in Podole, a small, predominately Polish province on the southwestern edge of the Russian Empire. Isolated in the sleepy backwater, farming the fertile soils of the steppe, they hear little of the mounting political turmoil that will soon draw the three great empires of Europe into the greatest conf... read more

Nina Sobanska lives with her mother and father, Count and Countess Sobanski, on a modest estate in Podole, a small, predominately Polish province on the southwestern edge of the Russian Empire. Isolated in the sleepy backwater, farming the fertile soils of the steppe, they hear little of the mounting political turmoil that will soon draw the three great empires of Europe into the greatest conf... read more

Inside Enemy (Charles Thoroughgood 4)

Alan Judd

Charles Thoroughgood is now the recently-appointed chief of a reconstituted MI6, married to his predecessor's widow and tasked with halting the increasingly disruptive cyber attacks on Britain, which are threatening government itself and all the normal transactions of daily life - not to mention a missing nuclear missile-carrying submarine. At the same time another aspect of Charles Thoroughgo... read more

Charles Thoroughgood is now the recently-appointed chief of a reconstituted MI6, married to his predecessor's widow and tasked with halting the increasingly disruptive cyber attacks on Britain, which are threatening government itself and all the normal transactions of daily life - not to mention a missing nuclear missile-carrying submarine. At the same time another aspect of Charles Thoroughgo... read more

The Writer's Cut: A Novel

Eric Idle

A manic satirical ride through the booze and sex-fuelled world of Tinseltown from one of the world's most-loved comedians - Monty Python legend Eric Idle.Set during the glorious days of the Bush Empire before they finally invaded and killed irony, The Writer’s Cut follows Stanley Hay, a joke writer. He has a girlfriend, a writing partner and a career going nowhere in particular. Wisecracking, ... read more

A manic satirical ride through the booze and sex-fuelled world of Tinseltown from one of the world's most-loved comedians - Monty Python legend Eric Idle.Set during the glorious days of the Bush Empire before they finally invaded and killed irony, The Writer’s Cut follows Stanley Hay, a joke writer. He has a girlfriend, a writing partner and a career going nowhere in particular. Wisecracking, ... read more

One Day In The Promised Land

Ryan Greenpike

Island paradise. Mecca for clubbers. Home to exuberant transient workers. Third most magnetic spot on Earth. Place where dreams come true, and nightmares too. There are many sides to the Balearic island of Ibiza, and as many different stories. Set over 24 hours at the height of the season, One Day In The Promised Land follows the antics of a selection of the players who make up the island’s li... read more

Island paradise. Mecca for clubbers. Home to exuberant transient workers. Third most magnetic spot on Earth. Place where dreams come true, and nightmares too. There are many sides to the Balearic island of Ibiza, and as many different stories. Set over 24 hours at the height of the season, One Day In The Promised Land follows the antics of a selection of the players who make up the island’s li... read more

Versailles: A novel

Yannick Hill

Versailles is a 100-room mega-mansion set back from the Pacific Ocean, home to Casey Baer, founder and CEO of the internet's pre-eminent social network, and his family.There’s his wife, Synthea Baer, former industrial designer and loving mother. She roams Versailles’ corridors in a drug-induced dream-state, searching for her children so that she might wish them many happy returns.There’s River... read more

Versailles is a 100-room mega-mansion set back from the Pacific Ocean, home to Casey Baer, founder and CEO of the internet's pre-eminent social network, and his family.There’s his wife, Synthea Baer, former industrial designer and loving mother. She roams Versailles’ corridors in a drug-induced dream-state, searching for her children so that she might wish them many happy returns.There’s River... read more

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