Joshua Demarest

Joshua Demarest - Ghostwriter

Atlanta, GA, United States

Editor and designer at large publisher specializing in genre fiction, magazines, economic development, and business.

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Josh has worked in publishing for years as a ghostwriter, acquisition editor, and project manager. He has worked with authors ranging from New York Times bestsellers to first timers, and can bring his extensive publishing experience to the table to help clients achieve their goals.

Whether you are looking for multiple, quick turnaround titles to Kickstart your self-publishing career, or you want a manuscript with the pop to land a major book deal, I can help you get there.

I will assist you in every step of the project from taking your idea to a workable outline, from outline to draft, and from draft to polished manuscript.
Short-Form Content
English (US)
Action & Adventure
Science Fiction
Urban Fantasy
Business & Management
Self-help & Self-improvement

Work experience

Publishing Manager

March, 2017 – May, 2020 (about 3 years)

Worked in every aspect of publishing process, including editorial, design, marketing, distribution, and project management.


Giles Press
March, 2016 – April, 2020 (about 4 years)

Worked as publisher of a small indie horror press that dealt with thousands of short stories, novels, anthologies, and magazines. Worked with Stoker winners and some of the biggest names in horror.


January, 2014 – Present (almost 7 years)

Worked with multiple clients with strict confidentiality agreements to craft and critique award-winning manuscripts. Worked on multiple NYT bestsellers.

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