Ruth Chernia

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Toronto, ON, Canada

Book editor specializing in non-fiction. I can manage your project from raw manuscript to finished books.

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Overview

I'm a freelance book editor, specializing in non-fiction. Authors appreciate my attention to detail and seasoned approach to their work.
Languages
English (CAN)
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Health & wellbeing
History
Politics & Current Affairs
Publishing
Religion & Spirituality
Travel

Certifications

  • Diploma, Book Editing and Design

Work experience

Publishing Consultant

Ruth Chernia
August, 1985 – Present (almost 34 years)

I've been publisher, editor, production manager, project manager, lecturer, designer and indexer for publishing houses and non-profit organizations for many years. I've specialized in multi-author books (also known as herding cats), helping to get everyone on the same page -- a finished work that all can be proud of.

Portfolio (5 selected works)

New copy. Fast shipping. Will be shipped from US.

Genealogy and the Law in Canada (Genealogist's Reference Shelf Book 3)

Margaret Ann Wilkinson

Digital records and broad access to the Internet have made it easier for genealogists to gather relevant information from distant sources, but the law remains tied to particular geographic locations. This book discusses the specific laws access to information, protection of personal data, and copyright applicable to those working in Canada.

Digital records and broad access to the Internet have made it easier for genealogists to gather relevant information from distant sources, but the law remains tied to particular geographic locations. This book discusses the specific laws access to information, protection of personal data, and copyright applicable to those working in Canada.

Crime and Punishment in Upper Canada: A Researcher's Guide (Genealogist's Reference Shelf Book 5)

Janice Nickerson

Crime and Punishment provides genealogists and social historians with context and tools to locate sources on criminal activity and its consequences during the Upper Canada period of Ontarios history through engravings, maps, charts, documents, and case studies.

Crime and Punishment provides genealogists and social historians with context and tools to locate sources on criminal activity and its consequences during the Upper Canada period of Ontarios history through engravings, maps, charts, documents, and case studies.

The Skin of Culture: Investigating the New Electronic Reality

Derrick deKerckhove

The Skin of Culture is an indispensable guide for trend-watchers who want to know what to expect over the next decade. It is a breakthrough book that will revolutionize the way we understand and use media.

The Skin of Culture is an indispensable guide for trend-watchers who want to know what to expect over the next decade. It is a breakthrough book that will revolutionize the way we understand and use media.

But Hope is Longer: Navigating the Country of Breast Cancer

Tamara Levine

Diagnosed with breast cancer, Tamara Levine wrote the first of eleven letters she would send to friends and family throughout her "year from hell". In them she shares the horrors, minefields, startling paradoxes and unexpected joys of her healing journey. Confronted by the daunting labyrinth of the cancer care system, Tamara tried to bring together the often conflicting worlds of mainstream an... read more

Diagnosed with breast cancer, Tamara Levine wrote the first of eleven letters she would send to friends and family throughout her "year from hell". In them she shares the horrors, minefields, startling paradoxes and unexpected joys of her healing journey. Confronted by the daunting labyrinth of the cancer care system, Tamara tried to bring together the often conflicting worlds of mainstream an... read more

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