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Ron C. Nieto

Ron C. Nieto - Editor

Spain

Fantasy author and content editor. I specialize in traditional fantasy, urban fantasy and grimdark--I know how to make a genre story shine

Overview

Ron C. Nieto lives in a world of words. She graduated top of her class from Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, where she obtained a BA in Translation (Spanish, English), followed by a Master's Degree in English Learning from CEU San Pablo. . From there, she went on to pursue her dreams entering the publishing industry.

On top of being an author, she has worked as a Translator, Editorial Consultant and Acquisitions Editor for several publishing houses over the last six years. Now, she would love to work with you.

She knows her niche (traditional fantasy, urban fanasy and grimdark) inside and out, and can help you turn your story into something no reader could hope to put down.

Get in touch. Your story deserves to be read.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Fiction
Fantasy

Work experience

Acquisitions Editor

Self-employed

October, 2010 – Present (about 6 years)

I'm in charge of evaluating the manuscripts forwarded to me by the publishing house and deciding whether they'll soar or bomb upon publication. Storyline, pace, characterization, serialization, originality, current trends in the genre, likely reaction of the target audience... I take all those aspects into account and produce a final report that the publishing house will use to decide whether the author's work is worth a shot or not. I've done this work both for unpublished manuscripts, and for translation rights of published works.

Portfolio (6 selected works)

Todos los nombres de Maddi (Spanish Edition)

César Narganes

“El destino de todos los hombres está en manos de tres hermanas. Viven en las raíces del árbol del mundo y allí tejen los hilos de nuestras vidas . Y los cortan cuando llega la hora.” Cuando Aitor, un tipo sin ningún talento destacable, recibe el encargo de encontrar a una anciana desaparecida, descubrirá que el mundo es un lugar mucho más extraño de lo que él creía. Un mundo donde moran antig... read more

“El destino de todos los hombres está en manos de tres hermanas. Viven en las raíces del árbol del mundo y allí tejen los hilos de nuestras vidas . Y los cortan cuando llega la hora.” Cuando Aitor, un tipo sin ningún talento destacable, recibe el encargo de encontrar a una anciana desaparecida, descubrirá que el mundo es un lugar mucho más extraño de lo que él creía. Un mundo donde moran antig... read more

Her Task (The Spymistress Book 1)

R. Black

“In a world ruled by men, being a woman was her greatest strength.”It’s the hardest thing she’s ever had to do - but could it be the most liberating, too? The eldest daughter of the disgraced House of Sharnet has always tried to behave like a lady - even in the face of her father’s drunken rants, and the scorn she receives for her hated Mirdonian ancestry. But when she has a chance to prove he... read more

“In a world ruled by men, being a woman was her greatest strength.”It’s the hardest thing she’s ever had to do - but could it be the most liberating, too? The eldest daughter of the disgraced House of Sharnet has always tried to behave like a lady - even in the face of her father’s drunken rants, and the scorn she receives for her hated Mirdonian ancestry. But when she has a chance to prove he... read more

Her Love (The Spymistress Book 2)

R. Black

Lady Marguerite of the House of Sharnet, newly minted spy for the King, is out on her own for the first time. But before she can begin her mission, she has to reach the capital of the dreaded enemies of her kingdom. The task would be difficult enough by itself, but it is even more daunting when disguised as a simple merchant’s daughter to keep her identity a secret. The perilous journey leads ... read more

Lady Marguerite of the House of Sharnet, newly minted spy for the King, is out on her own for the first time. But before she can begin her mission, she has to reach the capital of the dreaded enemies of her kingdom. The task would be difficult enough by itself, but it is even more daunting when disguised as a simple merchant’s daughter to keep her identity a secret. The perilous journey leads ... read more

Henrietta Hex: Shadows from the Past

Steven Philip Jones, Shannon Eric Denton

A bright, brave young woman, able to speak with ghosts, moves to a small town with a deadly secret. Some spirits are willing to kill to keep those secrets and Henrietta must enlist the aid of the dead if she’s going to save everyone in town from joining the afterlife at once.

A bright, brave young woman, able to speak with ghosts, moves to a small town with a deadly secret. Some spirits are willing to kill to keep those secrets and Henrietta must enlist the aid of the dead if she’s going to save everyone in town from joining the afterlife at once.

The Iron King (The Iron Fey Book 1)

Julie Kagawa

MEGHAN CHASE HAS A SECRET DESTINY—ONE SHE COULD NEVER HAVE IMAGINED… Something has always felt slightly off in Meghan's life, ever since her father disappeared before her eyes when she was six. She has never quite fit in at school…or at home. When a dark stranger begins watching her from afar and her prankster best friend becomes strangely protective of her, Meghan senses that everything she's... read more

MEGHAN CHASE HAS A SECRET DESTINY—ONE SHE COULD NEVER HAVE IMAGINED… Something has always felt slightly off in Meghan's life, ever since her father disappeared before her eyes when she was six. She has never quite fit in at school…or at home. When a dark stranger begins watching her from afar and her prankster best friend becomes strangely protective of her, Meghan senses that everything she's... read more

The Foul Mouth and the Fanged Lady (The King Henry Tapes Book 1)

Richard Raley

THE PULPANORMAL BEGINS... An Urban Fantasy novel for fans of George R.R. Martin, Joe Abercrombie, Scott Lynch, and Jim Butcher, "THE FOUL MOUTH AND THE FANGED LADY" seeks to bring back the pulp, the creativity, and a full cast of unique characters to a genre drowning in sparkly vampires, misunderstood werewolves, and Mary Sues gone wild. Described by its fans as "Harry Potter meets Pulp Fictio... read more

THE PULPANORMAL BEGINS... An Urban Fantasy novel for fans of George R.R. Martin, Joe Abercrombie, Scott Lynch, and Jim Butcher, "THE FOUL MOUTH AND THE FANGED LADY" seeks to bring back the pulp, the creativity, and a full cast of unique characters to a genre drowning in sparkly vampires, misunderstood werewolves, and Mary Sues gone wild. Described by its fans as "Harry Potter meets Pulp Fictio... read more

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