Jessica Lacey

Jessica Lacey - Editor

London

I work on biography, autobiography and memoir.

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Overview

I'm a professional editor working in trade non-fiction publishing. I work across a range of non-fiction books with a speciality in memoir and autobiography. I work on developmental edits as well as line edits. I am also trained in copyediting and proofreading.

I am able to work in collaboration with an author to develop an idea and draw out a strong argument. I enjoy working in the subgenres of essay, testimony and modern memoir.
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Christian Non-Fiction
Health & Wellbeing
Sex & Relationships

Certifications

  • Copyediting
  • Proofreading

Work experience

Editor

Jessica Lacey Editorial Services
June, 2016 – Present (over 5 years)

Portfolio (3 selected works)

The Girl De-Construction Project

Rachel Gardner

If Jesus is good news for women in every culture and every time, what does that good news look like for women today? This book is an attempt to speak to and about women with kindness, truth and sass. It's for Christian women of all ages, confident or questioning gender norms, who want to experience their femininity as a powerful identity that they can define and re-define as they grow as disci... read more

If Jesus is good news for women in every culture and every time, what does that good news look like for women today? This book is an attempt to speak to and about women with kindness, truth and sass. It's for Christian women of all ages, confident or questioning gender norms, who want to experience their femininity as a powerful identity that they can define and re-define as they grow as disci... read more

Finding the Peacemakers

Dan Morrice

When thirty-three Chilean miners stepped into the light, alive and well, after sixty-nine days entombed in the earth, the world experienced a rare treat - some good news. Was this an anomaly, or are there other untapped glimmers of hope, hidden behind the headlines? Armed with a camera, a notebook, and a perilous sense of curiosity, Dan Morrice embarks upon a global journey to meet the peacema... read more

When thirty-three Chilean miners stepped into the light, alive and well, after sixty-nine days entombed in the earth, the world experienced a rare treat - some good news. Was this an anomaly, or are there other untapped glimmers of hope, hidden behind the headlines? Armed with a camera, a notebook, and a perilous sense of curiosity, Dan Morrice embarks upon a global journey to meet the peacema... read more

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