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Julia Eagleton

Julia Eagleton - Editor

New York, NY, United States

Overview

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Politics & Current Affairs Psychology
Fiction
Classics Dystopian Fantasy Historical Fiction Literature Short Story Thriller

Certifications

  • Faber and Faber Novel Writing Course

Work experience

Intern

Writers House
June, 2017 – Present (7 months)

- Write and discuss editorial letters for existing clients
- Evaluate submissions, compose reader reports and make recommendations
- Write pitch letters and rejection letters
- Cover the front desk and assist the accounting department

Adult Editorial Publishing Assistant

Abrams
January, 2017 – June, 2017 (5 months)

- Provided editorial feedback on current book projects
- Used deal memos to request in house contracts for authors
- Composed fact sheets, catalog copy and book copy
- Conducted metadata research for enhanced copy
- Responded to unsolicited and solicited submissions
- Compiled comprehensive comp lists

Adult Trade Editorial Intern

W.W. Norton
January, 2017 – April, 2017 (3 months)

- Tracked editorial notes
- Provided feedback on manuscripts and responded to submissions
- Composed fact sheets, catalog copy and book copy
- Compiled comp lists

Literary Intern

Carol Mann Agency
September, 2016 – January, 2017 (4 months)

- Evaluated manuscripts, wrote reader reports and logged submissions
- Responded to solicited and unsolicited queries
- Pitched weekly book ideas
- Assisted with subsidiary rights and reviewed legal agreements
- Filed and sent royalty statements

Portfolio (3 selected works)

Why I March: Images from The Women's March Around the World

Abrams Books

On January 21, 2017, five million people in 82 countries and on all seven continents stood up with one voice. The Women’s March began with one cause, women’s rights, but quickly became a movement around the many issues that were hotly debated during the 2016 U.S. presidential race—immigration, health care, environmental protections, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, freedom of religion, and worker... read more

On January 21, 2017, five million people in 82 countries and on all seven continents stood up with one voice. The Women’s March began with one cause, women’s rights, but quickly became a movement around the many issues that were hotly debated during the 2016 U.S. presidential race—immigration, health care, environmental protections, LGBTQ rights, racial justice, freedom of religion, and worker... read more

Simple Fare: Spring and Summer

Karen Mordechai

Simple Fare: Spring/Summer is a beautifully illustrated cookbook featuring seasonal, market-driven fare that encourages readers to cook simply and intuitively.Karen Mordechai of the acclaimed Brooklyn-based food community Sunday Suppers shares her meals for cooking at home and her studio. The recipes are designed to excite and inspire, each offering 3 to 5 alternate ingredients that can be use... read more

Simple Fare: Spring/Summer is a beautifully illustrated cookbook featuring seasonal, market-driven fare that encourages readers to cook simply and intuitively.Karen Mordechai of the acclaimed Brooklyn-based food community Sunday Suppers shares her meals for cooking at home and her studio. The recipes are designed to excite and inspire, each offering 3 to 5 alternate ingredients that can be use... read more

Earth from Above, Third Edition

Yann Arthus-Bertrand

The result of a five-year airborne odyssey across five continents and 60 countries, Earth from Above is the most revealing and spectacular portrait of our world ever created. From a heart-shaped mangrove forest in New Caledonia to a flock of red ibises in Venezuela, from a caravan of camels in Mauritania to Mt. Everest and Mammoth Hot Springs, renowned aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand ... read more

The result of a five-year airborne odyssey across five continents and 60 countries, Earth from Above is the most revealing and spectacular portrait of our world ever created. From a heart-shaped mangrove forest in New Caledonia to a flock of red ibises in Venezuela, from a caravan of camels in Mauritania to Mt. Everest and Mammoth Hot Springs, renowned aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand ... read more

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