P.N. Elrod

P.N. Elrod - Editor

Fort Worth, TX. USA

Professional editor and author, good at content / developmental editing as well as copy-editing and proofing!

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Overview

P.N. Elrod is a professional writer and award-winning editor, with more than two decades of experience in commercial fiction. She's worked for Ace Science Fiction, DAW Books, St. Martin Griffin, and Benbella. She has experience in a wide range of genres and some non-fiction.
Languages
English (AUS)
English (CAN)
English (NZ)
English (SA)
English (UK)
English (US)
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Anthologies
Fantasy
Historical Fiction
Holiday
Humor & Comedy
Mashups
Mystery & Crime
Romance
Science Fiction
Short Story
Thriller & Suspense
Young Adult
Non-Fiction
Architecture
Art
Design
History
Nature
New Age
Photography
Writing & Publishing

Awards

  • My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding - Winner of the 2006 Pearl Award for best paranormal anthology.
  • My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding -- Winner of the 2006 Pearl Award for best paranormal anthology.
  • Strange Brew Honorable Mention, 2009 Pearl Award, Best Anthology
  • Romantic Times Pioneer of the Genre 2011
  • Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine Readers' Choice Award 2011 for "Beach Girl."

Work experience

Editorial associate

Buzzy Multimedia
January, 2013 – August, 2014 (over 1 year)

Reading the slush pile.

Freelance Editor

Vampwriter Books
January, 2012 – Present (about 9 years)

Accepting bookings for multiple genres and some non-fiction.

Editor

Ace Science Fiction, Benbella Books, DAW Books, St. Martin Griffin
January, 1996 – December, 2012 (almost 17 years)

Daw:
Time of the Vampires (with Martin H. Greenberg)

Ace:
Dracula in London

Benbella:
Stepping Through the Stargate (with Roxanne Conrad, AKA Rachel Caine)

St. Martin's Griffin:
My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding
My Big Fat Supernatural Honeymoon
Strange Brew
Dark and Stormy Knights
Hex Symbols

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