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Lacey Thacker

Lacey Thacker - Editor

Arkansas, United States

Experienced editor with positive attitude. Happy to work with clients in romance and memoir.

Overview

I earned my master's in professional and technical writing, after which I taught college writing for four years. I'm currently a full-time editor who specializes in memoir and romance. I'm particularly proud of the positive author/editor relationships I maintain.

Services
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs Career Guides Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Health & wellbeing Publishing
Fiction
Romance

Certifications

  • Master's in Professional and Technical Writing

Work experience

Writer/Editor

Self-employed
June, 2012 – Present (over 5 years)

Portfolio (10 selected works)

Spring Training: A Game On Novel

Parker Kincade

For baseball superstar Garrett Donovan, his contract with the New York Empire baseball team meant he’d finally have the means to secure a future for his family. He should focus on that…not on the sassy, beautiful Jessa Montgomery — or what she looks like naked. Getting involved with the daughter of the Empire’s owner would be career suicide. Jessa is a distraction he can’t afford.Her father ha... read more

For baseball superstar Garrett Donovan, his contract with the New York Empire baseball team meant he’d finally have the means to secure a future for his family. He should focus on that…not on the sassy, beautiful Jessa Montgomery — or what she looks like naked. Getting involved with the daughter of the Empire’s owner would be career suicide. Jessa is a distraction he can’t afford.Her father ha... read more

Southern Heat (Game On Book 2)

Parker Kincade

He’s down, but he’s not out of the game.Tyler Brady earned his reputation as the bad boy of baseball the old-fashioned way: by playing hard—on and off the field. After suffering a shoulder injury, he faces his first summer off in twenty years. Between the endless physical therapy sessions and missing the season, Tyler’s patience is about to blow.After suffering a devastating breakup, Gabriella... read more

He’s down, but he’s not out of the game.Tyler Brady earned his reputation as the bad boy of baseball the old-fashioned way: by playing hard—on and off the field. After suffering a shoulder injury, he faces his first summer off in twenty years. Between the endless physical therapy sessions and missing the season, Tyler’s patience is about to blow.After suffering a devastating breakup, Gabriella... read more

Enemy Mine (The Base Branch Series Book 1)

Megan Mitcham

From USA Today bestselling author Megan Mitcham…When friends become enemies and enemies become lovers.Born in the blood of Sierra Leone's Civil War, enslaved, then sold to the US as an orphan, Base Branch operative Sloan Harris is emotionally dead and driven by vengeance. With no soul to give, her body becomes the bargaining chip to infiltrate a warlord's inner circle. The man called The Devil... read more

From USA Today bestselling author Megan Mitcham…When friends become enemies and enemies become lovers.Born in the blood of Sierra Leone's Civil War, enslaved, then sold to the US as an orphan, Base Branch operative Sloan Harris is emotionally dead and driven by vengeance. With no soul to give, her body becomes the bargaining chip to infiltrate a warlord's inner circle. The man called The Devil... read more

Goddess Legacy: Goddess Series Book 1 (Young Adult / New Adult Series)

M.W. Muse, Mandy Harbin

*OVER 200,000 DOWNLOADS and counting! Get the #1 TEEN ROMANCE book FREE for a limited time! Now with new cover branding and updated file for the launch of the series paperbacks!*GODDESS SERIES BOOK ONE:Legacy Kore is an average seventeen year old with your basic insane crush on the hottest guy in school... rather Adin Shepard was the hottest guy in school before he graduated a couple of weeks ... read more

*OVER 200,000 DOWNLOADS and counting! Get the #1 TEEN ROMANCE book FREE for a limited time! Now with new cover branding and updated file for the launch of the series paperbacks!*GODDESS SERIES BOOK ONE:Legacy Kore is an average seventeen year old with your basic insane crush on the hottest guy in school... rather Adin Shepard was the hottest guy in school before he graduated a couple of weeks ... read more

Shadow of Sin (The Martin Family) (Volume 2)

Parker Kincade

A man determined to protect her… Caleb Martin is no stranger to hazardous situations. He's seen enough bloodshed to last two lifetimes. When an innocent evening takes a dangerous turn, Caleb takes matters into his own hands. If she wants his help, it’s his rules, his way. Period. A woman who won’t be controlled… When it comes to relationships, Samantha keeps things casual, unassuming. Safe. Ca... read more

A man determined to protect her… Caleb Martin is no stranger to hazardous situations. He's seen enough bloodshed to last two lifetimes. When an innocent evening takes a dangerous turn, Caleb takes matters into his own hands. If she wants his help, it’s his rules, his way. Period. A woman who won’t be controlled… When it comes to relationships, Samantha keeps things casual, unassuming. Safe. Ca... read more

The Omega Team: No Control (Kindle Worlds Novella) (The Martin Family Book 3)

Parker Kincade

Wounded Omega Team member Ketcher Novak has a target on his back. Forced into exile to recover from a life-threatening stab wound, Ketcher is plagued by dreams of the woman he can never have. His life is too dangerous for romantic attachments. It’s a risk he refuses to take.When Dr. Regan Daniels receives Brandon Martin’s cryptic call for help, Ketcher Novak is the last person she expects to f... read more

Wounded Omega Team member Ketcher Novak has a target on his back. Forced into exile to recover from a life-threatening stab wound, Ketcher is plagued by dreams of the woman he can never have. His life is too dangerous for romantic attachments. It’s a risk he refuses to take.When Dr. Regan Daniels receives Brandon Martin’s cryptic call for help, Ketcher Novak is the last person she expects to f... read more

White Collar Cowboy (Shadow Maverick Ranch Book 1)

Parker Kincade

Gavin Mathis is ready to settle down. He’s quit his job and come home to Shadow Maverick Ranch to do just that. Too bad his decision caused his beautiful former colleague to lose her job.Lauren Delgado is a no-nonsense businesswoman. She’s had a crush on Gavin for years, but has a strict “hands-off” policy with the men she works with. When her life takes an unexpected turn, there’s nothing to ... read more

Gavin Mathis is ready to settle down. He’s quit his job and come home to Shadow Maverick Ranch to do just that. Too bad his decision caused his beautiful former colleague to lose her job.Lauren Delgado is a no-nonsense businesswoman. She’s had a crush on Gavin for years, but has a strict “hands-off” policy with the men she works with. When her life takes an unexpected turn, there’s nothing to ... read more

Borrowed Cowboy (Shadow Maverick Ranch Book 2)

Parker Kincade

Paxton Mathis is committed to bachelorhood. One failed marriage was more than enough to remind him of the dangers of getting too close. He has his work on the ranch; he has his family. He has everything he needs. Event planner Reese Jameson accepted the job at Shadow Maverick Ranch for one reason: to face her biggest regret. Paxton Mathis was her first love, her first everything. And ten years... read more

Paxton Mathis is committed to bachelorhood. One failed marriage was more than enough to remind him of the dangers of getting too close. He has his work on the ranch; he has his family. He has everything he needs. Event planner Reese Jameson accepted the job at Shadow Maverick Ranch for one reason: to face her biggest regret. Paxton Mathis was her first love, her first everything. And ten years... read more

White Collar Wedding (Shadow Maverick Ranch Book 4)

Parker Kincade

This is a 7,700 word bonus short story from the Shadow Maverick Ranch series.You've been cordially invited to the wedding of Gavin Mathis and Lauren Delgado.What's a cowboy to do when his bride-to-be cancels the honeymoon?He takes matters into his own hands...

This is a 7,700 word bonus short story from the Shadow Maverick Ranch series.You've been cordially invited to the wedding of Gavin Mathis and Lauren Delgado.What's a cowboy to do when his bride-to-be cancels the honeymoon?He takes matters into his own hands...

Brotherhood Protectors: Tempting Montana (Kindle Worlds Novella) (The Martin Family Book 4)

Parker Kincade

Combine:1 pissed off former Marine 1 ex-wifeShake well. Recipe for disaster … or for a second chance that will leave them both breathless?* * *Hot off a rescue mission, Booker “The Spaniard” Maldano wants nothing more than to go home to Montana and sleep until his next assignment. Before the blood even dries from his injuries, his next assignment presents itself … in the form of his ex-wife—th... read more

Combine:1 pissed off former Marine 1 ex-wifeShake well. Recipe for disaster … or for a second chance that will leave them both breathless?* * *Hot off a rescue mission, Booker “The Spaniard” Maldano wants nothing more than to go home to Montana and sleep until his next assignment. Before the blood even dries from his injuries, his next assignment presents itself … in the form of his ex-wife—th... read more

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