Sally Mason-Swaab

Sally Mason-Swaab - Editor

New York, NY, USA

Thoughtful and compassionate book editor with more than a decade of experience in publishing. Specialties include self-help and health.

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I’m a NY-based book editor whose specialties include self-help, health, wellness, and spirituality. I’m happiest when I’m helping writers achieve their vision and hone their craft.

Whether you're looking to put together a winning book proposal, finish your first draft, or polish up a final draft, I can help with any stage of the process!


“A huge thanks for all your help with my book. You knew exactly what I needed. You are amazing.”

Dr. Mike Dow, New York Times best-selling author of The Brain Fog Fix and The Sugar Brain Fix

“Her attention to detail in every edit was amazing and so appreciated. Sally made my book so much better, and I’m grateful for her keen editing skills and beautiful personality.”

Lorna Schultz Nicholson, author of the Indigo series and Podium Sports Academy series

“Sally Mason somehow combines a light touch with deep wisdom and thorough professionalism.”

Tinker Lindsay, co-author of the Tenzing Norbu series and screenwriter

“Thank you so much as always for being my awesome editing angel.”

Matt Kahn, best-selling author of Everything Is Here to Help You

“Thanks to my all-star editor Sally Mason, for massaging my prose like a master baker massages fresh challah bread.”

Jason Wrobel, celebrity chef, wellness wizard, cooking channel TV host, and author of Eaternity

English (US)
Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits
Health & Wellbeing
New Age
Self-Help & Self-Improvement


  • Publishing, New York University School of Professional Studies

Work experience


Hay House
January, 2009 – Present (about 14 years)

• Acquire and manage 10–15 titles per year consisting of books and card decks, with a
focus on diet, health, self-help, and spirituality.
• Develop and maintain relationships with authors and agents, and commission authors to execute new projects based on market trends.
• Work closely with Design, Sales, Marketing, Editorial, and Production to produce best-
selling products.


Rosen, Tommy

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