Wendy Simard

Wendy Simard - Editor

Sebastopol, CA, USA

As an editor with 20+ years experience, I'll take a holistic approach your project and get it done thoroughly—and quickly!

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Overview

I'm a professional freelance developmental book editor with more than 20 years experience working with Callisto Media, Quarto, Adams Media (Simon & Schuster), and Hollan Publishing. I specialize in non-fiction (spirituality, self-help, humor, wellness, gardening), crafting, and cookbooks.
Languages
English (US)
Non-Fiction
Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits
Design
DIY & Crafts
Health & Wellbeing
Home & Garden
Nature
New Age
Self-Help & Self-Improvement

Certifications

  • Digital Media Skills, UC Berkeley Advanced Media Institute

Work experience

Freelance Developmental Editor

Self-employed
June, 2015 – Present (over 7 years)

I work on a steady stream of book development projects for various imprints for Callisto Media; mostly a mix of wellness titles and cookbooks. These projects have very quick turnaround times and strict guidelines that need to be followed. I find creative ways within those parameters to elevate the content!

Editor, Designer, Copywriter, Content Strategist

Self-employed
January, 2013 – Present (almost 10 years)

I have done freelance projects ranging from book developmental projects and book interior and cover design to web design projects. I am flexible, turn projects around quickly, and have a wide range of skills I can bring to your project.

Portfolio (32 selected works)

Stress Free Kids: A Parent's Guide to Helping Build Self-Esteem, Manage Stress, and Reduce Anxiety in Children

Lori Lite

"One of the best Stress Management books of all time" - BookAuthorityStress management solutions for you and your children!Kids today are more stressed, overwhelmed, and struggling with anxiety than ever before. Children are not born with the coping strategies needed to navigate today's increasing demands of technology, bullying, academics, and family dynamics. You yourself might wonder how yo... read more

"One of the best Stress Management books of all time" - BookAuthorityStress management solutions for you and your children!Kids today are more stressed, overwhelmed, and struggling with anxiety than ever before. Children are not born with the coping strategies needed to navigate today's increasing demands of technology, bullying, academics, and family dynamics. You yourself might wonder how yo... read more

RX from the Garden: 101 Food Cures You Can Easily Grow

Kathleen Barnes

Your backyard becomes an all-natural pharmacy! Colds. Headaches. Upset stomach, Allergy symptoms. Depression. Circulation problems. This timely book goes beyond using herbs as medicine; it also focuses on beneficial foods for more than 100 common ailments and shows you how to grow them. In that way, RX from the Garden lets you circumvent expensive meds with questionable side effects by explain... read more

Your backyard becomes an all-natural pharmacy! Colds. Headaches. Upset stomach, Allergy symptoms. Depression. Circulation problems. This timely book goes beyond using herbs as medicine; it also focuses on beneficial foods for more than 100 common ailments and shows you how to grow them. In that way, RX from the Garden lets you circumvent expensive meds with questionable side effects by explain... read more

FoodFest 365!: The Officially Fun Food Holiday Cookbook

Yvan Lemoine

"[Mr. Lemoine's] desserts . . . verge on spectacular."--The New York TimesWhip up a quick dessert to celebrate Coconut Torte Day on March 13!Stock up on vermouth to celebrate Dry Martini Day on June 19!Up for fried seafood? October 2 is National Fried Scallops Day!With this fabulously fun cookbook, every day is a holiday--that is, a national food holiday! In this book, acclaimed chef and Food ... read more

"[Mr. Lemoine's] desserts . . . verge on spectacular."--The New York TimesWhip up a quick dessert to celebrate Coconut Torte Day on March 13!Stock up on vermouth to celebrate Dry Martini Day on June 19!Up for fried seafood? October 2 is National Fried Scallops Day!With this fabulously fun cookbook, every day is a holiday--that is, a national food holiday! In this book, acclaimed chef and Food ... read more

Kid Chef: The Foodie Kids Cookbook: Healthy Recipes and Culinary Skills for the New Cook in the Kitchen

Melina Hammer

"There may be no better way to instill a love of good food in your kids than by having them learn to cook. Kid Chef helps them develop fundamental skills, harness their curiosity, and turn out tasty, family-friendly dishes."―Cooking Light MagazineEvery parent knows that when it comes to cooking―practice really does make perfect. Unlike other kids cookbooks that dumb down recipes, Kid Chef gets... read more

"There may be no better way to instill a love of good food in your kids than by having them learn to cook. Kid Chef helps them develop fundamental skills, harness their curiosity, and turn out tasty, family-friendly dishes."―Cooking Light MagazineEvery parent knows that when it comes to cooking―practice really does make perfect. Unlike other kids cookbooks that dumb down recipes, Kid Chef gets... read more

The MIND Diet Plan and Cookbook: Recipes and Lifestyle Guidelines to Help Prevent Alzheimer's and Dementia

Julie Andrews MS RDN CD

Better Eating for Better Brain Health―The Complete GuideYour cognition can actually be improved by what you eat. The MIND Diet Plan and Cookbook is the definitive guide to the MIND diet (Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay)―which studies have shown may reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.Start with a comprehensive 4-week meal plan that eases you i... read more

Better Eating for Better Brain Health―The Complete GuideYour cognition can actually be improved by what you eat. The MIND Diet Plan and Cookbook is the definitive guide to the MIND diet (Mediterranean-DASH Intervention for Neurodegenerative Delay)―which studies have shown may reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.Start with a comprehensive 4-week meal plan that eases you i... read more

The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook: Crave-Worthy Recipes for Healthier Fried Favorites

Brandi Crawford

From Chicken and Waffles to Cinnamon Sugar Donut Holes, fried food is hard to resist―so don’t! The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook offers the easiest recipes to indulge in healthier fried favorites any day of the week.Crispy on the outside, juicy on the inside, and easy to make―The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook combines everything you love about air frying with the easiest, everyday recipes to e... read more

From Chicken and Waffles to Cinnamon Sugar Donut Holes, fried food is hard to resist―so don’t! The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook offers the easiest recipes to indulge in healthier fried favorites any day of the week.Crispy on the outside, juicy on the inside, and easy to make―The Super Easy Air Fryer Cookbook combines everything you love about air frying with the easiest, everyday recipes to e... read more

All-in-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two: One-Pot Meals You'll Both Love

Janet A. Zimmerman

With one-pot meals specifically designed for duos, the All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two is your ultimate solution to unwanted leftovers.Many Dutch oven cookbooks offer recipes meant to serve 6 or more. But why overspend on pricey ingredients or waste time in the kitchen you’re only cooking for two? The All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two will show you how to create the wholesome, deli... read more

With one-pot meals specifically designed for duos, the All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two is your ultimate solution to unwanted leftovers.Many Dutch oven cookbooks offer recipes meant to serve 6 or more. But why overspend on pricey ingredients or waste time in the kitchen you’re only cooking for two? The All-In-One Dutch Oven Cookbook for Two will show you how to create the wholesome, deli... read more

The Clean Eating Weeknight Dinner Plan: Quick & Healthy Meals for Any Schedule

Michelle Anderson

Make a habit of healthful living in your household with The Clean Eating Weeknight Dinner Plan.Planning meals night after night that will get your family excited about starting and sticking to clean eating can be challenging. Just ask Michelle Anderson, whose own experience running a clean eating household led her to create this fool-proof plan for toxin-free family dinners. Packed with grocer... read more

Make a habit of healthful living in your household with The Clean Eating Weeknight Dinner Plan.Planning meals night after night that will get your family excited about starting and sticking to clean eating can be challenging. Just ask Michelle Anderson, whose own experience running a clean eating household led her to create this fool-proof plan for toxin-free family dinners. Packed with grocer... read more

201 Organic Baby Purees: The Freshest, Most Wholesome Food Your Baby Can Eat!

Tamika L Gardner

Baby food should be made of the freshest, healthiest ingredients on the planet. Brimming with the biggest variety of purees sure to expand baby's palate, 201 Organic Baby Purees teaches readers to blend, well-balanced meals right in their own home. As easy-to-prepare as they are nutritious, these recipes include: Basic fruit and veggie blends from apricots to zucchini Classic combinations such... read more

Baby food should be made of the freshest, healthiest ingredients on the planet. Brimming with the biggest variety of purees sure to expand baby's palate, 201 Organic Baby Purees teaches readers to blend, well-balanced meals right in their own home. As easy-to-prepare as they are nutritious, these recipes include: Basic fruit and veggie blends from apricots to zucchini Classic combinations such... read more

Junk Foodie: 51 Delicious Recipes for the Lowbrow Gourmand

Emilie Baltz

Got a peanut butter cup, a Fruit Roll-Up, and a bag of chips? Voil? -Truffled Berry Praline Purses! Passing off a snack attack as fine food is as easy as a trip to the corner convenience store with this book. Featuring 51 clever photographically depicted recipes designed to turn the most disgusting of snacks into delicious (-looking) "gourmet" meals, you can fool even the most discerning palet... read more

Got a peanut butter cup, a Fruit Roll-Up, and a bag of chips? Voil? -Truffled Berry Praline Purses! Passing off a snack attack as fine food is as easy as a trip to the corner convenience store with this book. Featuring 51 clever photographically depicted recipes designed to turn the most disgusting of snacks into delicious (-looking) "gourmet" meals, you can fool even the most discerning palet... read more

Vegan Junk Food, Expanded Edition: 200+ Vegan Recipes for the Foods You Crave―Minus the Ingredients You Don't

Lane Gold

Who said a vegan diet has to be boring—these healthy and satisfying twists on your favorite junk food let you have the best of both worlds! Have you committed to a vegan diet, but still find yourself dreaming of those taboo sugary, salty, and fried treats of your past? Don’t panic—your old favorite junk foods may not be as bygone as you think… Vegan Junk Food, Expanded Edition proves that goin... read more

Who said a vegan diet has to be boring—these healthy and satisfying twists on your favorite junk food let you have the best of both worlds! Have you committed to a vegan diet, but still find yourself dreaming of those taboo sugary, salty, and fried treats of your past? Don’t panic—your old favorite junk foods may not be as bygone as you think… Vegan Junk Food, Expanded Edition proves that goin... read more

The Year-Round Harvest: A Seasonal Guide to Growing, Eating, and Preserving the Fruits and Vegetables of Your Labor

Catherine Abbott

Do you . . .. . . love harvesting juicy heirloom tomatoes--but are at a loss for how to extend their shelf life?. . . dig up buckets full of robust potatoes--but don't know how to store them to resist rot?. . . dream about growing vibrant, crisp greens into the colder months--but can't come up with a system that works?If so, this book is for you. Inside, you'll find all you need to grow and st... read more

Do you . . .. . . love harvesting juicy heirloom tomatoes--but are at a loss for how to extend their shelf life?. . . dig up buckets full of robust potatoes--but don't know how to store them to resist rot?. . . dream about growing vibrant, crisp greens into the colder months--but can't come up with a system that works?If so, this book is for you. Inside, you'll find all you need to grow and st... read more

Beyond the Lawn: Unique Outdoor Spaces for Modern Living

Keith Davitt

Describes ways to beautify a lawn through the use of stone, brick, gravel, decking, mosaics, gardens, and murals.

Describes ways to beautify a lawn through the use of stone, brick, gravel, decking, mosaics, gardens, and murals.

Yoga Builds Bones: Easy, Gentle Stretches That Prevent Osteoporosis

Jan Maddern

Illustrates various yoga stretches and describes workouts designed to build muscle and strenthen bones.

Illustrates various yoga stretches and describes workouts designed to build muscle and strenthen bones.

Yoga Burns Fat

Jan Maddern

This Side of Nirvana: Memoirs of a Spiritually Challenged Buddhist

Sara Jenkins

A personal account of one woman's spiritual journey, this memoir examines what happens when a talented female teacher takes the masculine assumptions of Zen practice and turns them inside out. Setting out as a young woman to learn from Asian teachers, the author met with formidable masters and struggled diligently to learn meditation. Only after meeting Cheri Huber did she begin to understand ... read more

A personal account of one woman's spiritual journey, this memoir examines what happens when a talented female teacher takes the masculine assumptions of Zen practice and turns them inside out. Setting out as a young woman to learn from Asian teachers, the author met with formidable masters and struggled diligently to learn meditation. Only after meeting Cheri Huber did she begin to understand ... read more

Moon Mother, Moon Daughter

Janet Lucy

How would it be different if mothers looked forward to their daughters’ first steps into womanhood with the same anticipation and excitement as they had for her very first steps toward walking? What if there was a whole community of women waiting to receive her into womanhood? What if there was a way for mothers and daughters to walk together? With the moon as a guide and a symbol, Moon Mother... read more

How would it be different if mothers looked forward to their daughters’ first steps into womanhood with the same anticipation and excitement as they had for her very first steps toward walking? What if there was a whole community of women waiting to receive her into womanhood? What if there was a way for mothers and daughters to walk together? With the moon as a guide and a symbol, Moon Mother... read more

10 Minute Zen (10-minute Series)

Colleen Sell, Rosemary Roberts

You don't have to sit under a bodhi tree and meditate as the Buddha did to become enlightened. With this easy, engaging guide, you can start bringing more compassion, joy, serenity, and happiness into your life today, right from your own home. Not only will you learn the basic principles of this time-honored religious tradition, you'll enlighten your Self a little bit each day. Just follow the... read more

You don't have to sit under a bodhi tree and meditate as the Buddha did to become enlightened. With this easy, engaging guide, you can start bringing more compassion, joy, serenity, and happiness into your life today, right from your own home. Not only will you learn the basic principles of this time-honored religious tradition, you'll enlighten your Self a little bit each day. Just follow the... read more

Little Book of Bathroom Meditations: Spiritual Wisdom for Everyday

Michelle Heller

Who doesnÆt have a stack of magazines in their bathroom? Now your reading pile can include something more interesting than People has to offer! This collection of short aphorisms, spiritual wisdom, and food for thought is perfect for bathroom reading. The Little Book of Bathroom Meditations is filled with quotes, parables, and wise words from such authors, visionaries, and figures from the pas... read more

Who doesnÆt have a stack of magazines in their bathroom? Now your reading pile can include something more interesting than People has to offer! This collection of short aphorisms, spiritual wisdom, and food for thought is perfect for bathroom reading. The Little Book of Bathroom Meditations is filled with quotes, parables, and wise words from such authors, visionaries, and figures from the pas... read more

The Hobo Handbook: A Field Guide to Living by Your Own Rules

Josh Mack

No one said life on the road would be easy. Navigating the rails, mapping bus lines, and hitching rides. Dealing with hunger when you don't have a nickel to chew on. Picking up an odd job here and making a few bucks there. But that's why it's exciting. It's one hell of an adventure.It's a thrilling road to follow if you're up to the challenge. And this book's your back-pocket saving grace. As ... read more

No one said life on the road would be easy. Navigating the rails, mapping bus lines, and hitching rides. Dealing with hunger when you don't have a nickel to chew on. Picking up an odd job here and making a few bucks there. But that's why it's exciting. It's one hell of an adventure.It's a thrilling road to follow if you're up to the challenge. And this book's your back-pocket saving grace. As ... read more

My Best Friend is a Wookiee: One Boy's Journey to Find His Place in the Galaxy

Tony Pacitti

In a galaxy far, far away a geek was born.So begins the real-life hero's journey of Jedi Knight wannabe Tony Pacitti. In this hilarious coming-of-age memoir, Tony shows how Star Wars has served as a source of comfort, guidance, and wisdom in his life. From the first thunderous boom of John William's score, seven-year-old Tony takes on Star Wars as his moral compass, his mentor, even his psycho... read more

In a galaxy far, far away a geek was born.So begins the real-life hero's journey of Jedi Knight wannabe Tony Pacitti. In this hilarious coming-of-age memoir, Tony shows how Star Wars has served as a source of comfort, guidance, and wisdom in his life. From the first thunderous boom of John William's score, seven-year-old Tony takes on Star Wars as his moral compass, his mentor, even his psycho... read more

Retail Hell: How I Sold My Soul to the Store

Freeman Hall

From Act I:"I think you left these behind," I said, handing them to her. This happens all the time when women try to return bags they've used. Tampons, lipstick, coins, Tic Tacs, and condoms are the top treasures found."Greasy" let out a sigh as if I were the problem. "I really don't see what the problem is here. It's none of your business what I keep in my handbag."It is when my commission is... read more

From Act I:"I think you left these behind," I said, handing them to her. This happens all the time when women try to return bags they've used. Tampons, lipstick, coins, Tic Tacs, and condoms are the top treasures found."Greasy" let out a sigh as if I were the problem. "I really don't see what the problem is here. It's none of your business what I keep in my handbag."It is when my commission is... read more

Stuff That Makes a Gay Heart Weep: A Definitive Guide To The Loud & Proud Dislikes Of Millions

Freeman Hall

There's nothing they hate more than bad home décor, cheap vodka, and men who take off their shirts but shouldn't (especially when those things happen all at once!). They believe they're unique, yet somehow they're all exactly the same, bitching about Prop 8 and lamenting the sad fact that Bradley Cooper is straight. A day without Bravo Tv, disco music, frantic texting, and just the right desig... read more

There's nothing they hate more than bad home décor, cheap vodka, and men who take off their shirts but shouldn't (especially when those things happen all at once!). They believe they're unique, yet somehow they're all exactly the same, bitching about Prop 8 and lamenting the sad fact that Bradley Cooper is straight. A day without Bravo Tv, disco music, frantic texting, and just the right desig... read more

The Best Life List: Your Itemized Guide to the Good Life

Dee Dee Clermont

Which books belong on every woman's bookshelf? Can you really plan a safe solo vacation? How can you take control in any emergency?Finally, life's essential decisions and directions are gathered in one place! In this all-purpose guide to everything, you will find sage advice, practical tips, and fun solutions boiled down into 298 lists, including:Extend Your Life by Ten Good YearsWork Smarter,... read more

Which books belong on every woman's bookshelf? Can you really plan a safe solo vacation? How can you take control in any emergency?Finally, life's essential decisions and directions are gathered in one place! In this all-purpose guide to everything, you will find sage advice, practical tips, and fun solutions boiled down into 298 lists, including:Extend Your Life by Ten Good YearsWork Smarter,... read more

The Afterlife Survey: A Rabbi, a CEO, a Dog Walker, and Others on the Universal Question—What Comes Next?

Maureen Milliken

Is there life after death? It depends on who you ask...It happens to all of us, yet...what happens when we die? Are we reincarnated? Do we go to heaven? Is death the end of everything? Or do our souls pass on to another life? Do we even have souls? These are the questions humans have wrestled with since the dawn of mankind. We've heard answers from philosophers and theologians. Now, for the fi... read more

Is there life after death? It depends on who you ask...It happens to all of us, yet...what happens when we die? Are we reincarnated? Do we go to heaven? Is death the end of everything? Or do our souls pass on to another life? Do we even have souls? These are the questions humans have wrestled with since the dawn of mankind. We've heard answers from philosophers and theologians. Now, for the fi... read more

Uncommon Courtesy: The Basics of Good Behavior for a Badly Behaved World

Jennifer M Wood

This book is the short slap to the back of the head most people need nowadays. In a world that's more likely to flip the bird than hold the door, it's their reminder of proper behavior. You'll receive a (re-)schooling in manners with lessons split up by situation, then tackled by topic. Each note corrects conduct that's become all too common, like . . .Bad Behavior: Popping a piece of gum into... read more

This book is the short slap to the back of the head most people need nowadays. In a world that's more likely to flip the bird than hold the door, it's their reminder of proper behavior. You'll receive a (re-)schooling in manners with lessons split up by situation, then tackled by topic. Each note corrects conduct that's become all too common, like . . .Bad Behavior: Popping a piece of gum into... read more

The Misanthrope's Guide to Life: (Go Away!)

Meghan Rowland, Chris Turner-Neal

Misanthrope, n.:1.) One who hates mankind; a curmudgeon; a loner;2.) The guy in your office who responded to your e-mail of baby photos with "D-. Passing, but not college material";3.) A RealistFrom The Misanthrope's Guide to LifeIn this guide, you'll learn how to get away from the pain-in-the-asses who make you seriously consider investing in a fallout shelter and making it your new home. You... read more

Misanthrope, n.:1.) One who hates mankind; a curmudgeon; a loner;2.) The guy in your office who responded to your e-mail of baby photos with "D-. Passing, but not college material";3.) A RealistFrom The Misanthrope's Guide to LifeIn this guide, you'll learn how to get away from the pain-in-the-asses who make you seriously consider investing in a fallout shelter and making it your new home. You... read more

Into Your Dreams: Decipher your unique dream symbology to transform your waking life

Janece O Hudson EdD

Falling. Being chased. Showing up to an important event late—and naked. Chances are you've had these dreams, but what are they trying to tell you?In this one-of-a-kind dream guide, certified hypnotherapist and former psychology professor Dr. Janece O. Hudson helps you figure out what your unique dreams really mean for you. (Unlike typical dream dictionaries where one size fits all!)Part compre... read more

Falling. Being chased. Showing up to an important event late—and naked. Chances are you've had these dreams, but what are they trying to tell you?In this one-of-a-kind dream guide, certified hypnotherapist and former psychology professor Dr. Janece O. Hudson helps you figure out what your unique dreams really mean for you. (Unlike typical dream dictionaries where one size fits all!)Part compre... read more

1,001 Phrases You Need to Get a Job: The 'Hire Me' Words that Set Your Cover Letter, Resume, and Job Interview Apart

Nancy Schuman, Burton Jay Nadler

Find the right words for the best job!It's not enough to have the talent and experience to land the right job—you have to be able to put that talent and experience into words. With just the right phrase, you can highlight your achievements in your resume, make the cover letter pitch that sets you apart from the crowd, and underscore your unique skill set in the interview that lands you the job... read more

Find the right words for the best job!It's not enough to have the talent and experience to land the right job—you have to be able to put that talent and experience into words. With just the right phrase, you can highlight your achievements in your resume, make the cover letter pitch that sets you apart from the crowd, and underscore your unique skill set in the interview that lands you the job... read more

If Dinosaurs Lived in My Town

Marianne Plumridge

Imagine a town where dinosaurs never went extinct. What would you do? Would you frantically run away and hide under your bed? Or, would you have a hamburger-eating contest with a Tyrannosaurus rex; go fishing with a Rhamphorhynchus; or travel through space with a Coelophysis? The possibilities are endless!Can you guess which dinosaur would be a crossing guard, a babysitter, or a circus star? P... read more

Imagine a town where dinosaurs never went extinct. What would you do? Would you frantically run away and hide under your bed? Or, would you have a hamburger-eating contest with a Tyrannosaurus rex; go fishing with a Rhamphorhynchus; or travel through space with a Coelophysis? The possibilities are endless!Can you guess which dinosaur would be a crossing guard, a babysitter, or a circus star? P... read more

10-Fold Origami: Fabulous Paperfolds You Can Make in Just 10 Steps!: Origami Book with 26 Projects: Perfect for Origami Beginners, Children or Adults

Peter Engel

Create impressive origami projects in just 10 steps with this beautiful and easy origami book.10-Fold Origami features a completely original take on a very classic subject in this papercraft book, which features beautiful full-colored illustrations and easy-to-follow diagrams for 26 wide-ranging origami models. This origami book includes: 96 page, full-color origami book 26 original origami pr... read more

Create impressive origami projects in just 10 steps with this beautiful and easy origami book.10-Fold Origami features a completely original take on a very classic subject in this papercraft book, which features beautiful full-colored illustrations and easy-to-follow diagrams for 26 wide-ranging origami models. This origami book includes: 96 page, full-color origami book 26 original origami pr... read more

Sensual Knits: Luxurious Yarns, Alluring Designs

Yahaira Ferreira

Modern knitters are simply in love with luxury yarns—and the stylish items they can make from these opulent, irresistibly touchable materials. Sensual Knits feeds their hunger for fashionable projects made specifically with the finest merinos, alpacas, silks, cashmeres, and angoras. Beautiful models display the clothing, and every exquisitely photographed garment provides a stunning example of... read more

Modern knitters are simply in love with luxury yarns—and the stylish items they can make from these opulent, irresistibly touchable materials. Sensual Knits feeds their hunger for fashionable projects made specifically with the finest merinos, alpacas, silks, cashmeres, and angoras. Beautiful models display the clothing, and every exquisitely photographed garment provides a stunning example of... read more

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Shiena Marie
Wendy is phenomenal! She’s intuitive, articulate, and open-minded. The quality of her work is incredible, and she did a great job turning my creative project into something more than I expected! I will work with her again if given a chance.

Shiena Marie, May 2021

Wendy Simard
Thank you, Shiena! I really enjoyed collaborating with you on your book project. I know it will resonate with many people and the impact will ripple!

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Gene Anderson
Wendy has been very professional and met the agreed upon deadline with an editorial assessment that surpassed my expectations. I would work with her on anything. Thanks Wendy! Gene

Gene Anderson, April 2021

Wendy Simard
Thanks, Gene! I enjoyed our collaboration!

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Karen Harris
Wendy provides excellent, professional work. She cares about her projects she is hired for and gives her best to give you the results you need (even when your not sure what that is yet). She can easily walk you through the steps you need to get your manuscript published, from beginning to end. Highly recommend hiring Wendy. I did not know her 2 months ago, yet she is invaluable to my project wh...
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