Jessica Holland

Jessica Holland - Editor

Lexington, KY, United States

Freelance editor specializing in YA and middle-grade fiction, contemporary women's fiction, science fiction/fantasy, and historical fiction.

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Overview

I'm a freelance fiction editor who is looking to expand my client list. I'm taking on new clients in all genres of fiction. My clients affectionately call me "Typo Queen."

Languages
English (US)
Fiction
Adventure
Children's - Middle Grade
Crime & Mystery
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Holiday
Literature
Romance
Science Fiction
Short Story
Thriller
Women's Fiction
Young Adult & Teen

Certifications

  • Copyediting from University of California San Diego

Work experience

Editor

Polgarus Studio
October, 2015 – Present (over 2 years)

Responsible for assessing and editing manuscripts, communicating with authors about their manuscript, and using project management software to track the manuscript's progress.

Editor

Jessica Holland Editing
January, 2013 – Present (over 5 years)

I provide authors with developmental editing and coaching, substantive line editing, copy editing, and proofreading. I strive to make your work the best that it can be.

Please visit my website for more information:

http://www.jessicahollandediting.com

Portfolio (6 selected works)

Robinson Crusoe 2244: (Book 1)

E.J. Robinson

This thrilling sci-fi twist on the Daniel Defoe classic has been remastered and re-edited since its original publication! Two centuries after mankind drove itself to the brink of extinction, a new civilization rises from the ashes of what was once Great Britain. But when deadly strife breaks out among their ranks, the teenage son of one prominent family finds himself fleeing in the dead of nig... read more

This thrilling sci-fi twist on the Daniel Defoe classic has been remastered and re-edited since its original publication! Two centuries after mankind drove itself to the brink of extinction, a new civilization rises from the ashes of what was once Great Britain. But when deadly strife breaks out among their ranks, the teenage son of one prominent family finds himself fleeing in the dead of nig... read more

Robinson Crusoe 2245: (Book 2)

E.J. Robinson

In the wake of the climactic events of book one, Robinson Crusoe returns to the forbidden continent of what was once North America in an attempt to rescue Friday from Arga’Zul, leader of the Bone Flayers.But the path has not been easy. Strange and dangerous clans inhabit the ravaged lands. As obstacles arise and new foes join old ones, a desperate Robinson is forced to make risky alliances to ... read more

In the wake of the climactic events of book one, Robinson Crusoe returns to the forbidden continent of what was once North America in an attempt to rescue Friday from Arga’Zul, leader of the Bone Flayers.But the path has not been easy. Strange and dangerous clans inhabit the ravaged lands. As obstacles arise and new foes join old ones, a desperate Robinson is forced to make risky alliances to ... read more

Rise of the Retics (Rosehaven Book 1)

T.J. Lantz

"The Rosehaven series is one part Harry Potter and one part Narnia, sprinkled with dry humor that would make Douglas Adams proud."There are very few humans in the world who know about the island of Rosehaven, and even fewer who would be willing to step foot there. But for Tyranna, a young girl being pursued by a secret organization within the Church, it might be the only safe place left for he... read more

"The Rosehaven series is one part Harry Potter and one part Narnia, sprinkled with dry humor that would make Douglas Adams proud."There are very few humans in the world who know about the island of Rosehaven, and even fewer who would be willing to step foot there. But for Tyranna, a young girl being pursued by a secret organization within the Church, it might be the only safe place left for he... read more

Return of the Fae-blood (Rosehaven Book 2)

T.J. Lantz

An assassin is loose in Rosehaven, civil war is on the verge of breaking out, and the Coalition of the Burning Heart has found a way to locate the hidden city. Can the citizens of Rosehaven band together to overcome the new threats or will their differences mean their destruction?

An assassin is loose in Rosehaven, civil war is on the verge of breaking out, and the Coalition of the Burning Heart has found a way to locate the hidden city. Can the citizens of Rosehaven band together to overcome the new threats or will their differences mean their destruction?

Gnit-Wit Gnipper and the Perilous Plague (The Misadventures of Gnipper the Gnome Book 1)

T.J. Lantz

Twelve-year-old Gnipper wants nothing more than to be accepted as part of the gnome community and earn the right to wear her own prestigious pointed hat. To do that she just needs to invent something that benefits all other gnomes. Unfortunately, no matter how hard she tries, her experiments always seem to end in disaster.But Gnipper is sure her new project is going to be the one that earns he... read more

Twelve-year-old Gnipper wants nothing more than to be accepted as part of the gnome community and earn the right to wear her own prestigious pointed hat. To do that she just needs to invent something that benefits all other gnomes. Unfortunately, no matter how hard she tries, her experiments always seem to end in disaster.But Gnipper is sure her new project is going to be the one that earns he... read more

Gnit-Wit Gnipper and the Ferocious Fire-Ants (The Misadventures of Gnipper the Gnome Book 2)

T.J. Lantz

When faced with the problem of not being able to reach her favorite cookie off the top shelf, Gnipper decides to make herself taller by inventing a growth serum for all the gnomes. Unfortunately, when she tests the finished product on her fire-ant colony, things quickly get out of control. With the help of her sword-wielding best friend Sam (a squirrel), and her pun obsessed grandmother Gnanny... read more

When faced with the problem of not being able to reach her favorite cookie off the top shelf, Gnipper decides to make herself taller by inventing a growth serum for all the gnomes. Unfortunately, when she tests the finished product on her fire-ant colony, things quickly get out of control. With the help of her sword-wielding best friend Sam (a squirrel), and her pun obsessed grandmother Gnanny... read more

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