A-1 Editing Service — Quality proofreading and copyediting. Specializing in mainstream fiction by first-time writers. They will polish your work while preserving your individual voice and style. Free sample edit (first 5 pages).
Bookcrafters LLC — Elizabeth Zack is the president and founder of BookCrafters LLC, which she started in 2003. She offers manuscript editing, critiquing of your book or writing project, or editorial consulting. She also assists in drafting query letters and writing book proposals.
Editing with Hart — Line by line editing of your book manuscript. Always supports your voice while streamlining and removing extraneous words or redundant phrases. Works with writers of adult and children’s fiction, non-fiction, poetry, plays, and more. Free sample edit. Highly recommended (she’s my editor).
Manuscript Critique — Stephen King’s first editor offers book editing services and guidance in getting your book published. Listed in the Literary Marketplace, the publishing industry’s official directory for professional resources.
New Leaf Editing — A high quality, professional editing service for writers of fiction (novels and short stories) and literary non-fiction (memoir, autobiography, and biography). Especially helpful to unpublished or first-time writers. Line editing, substantive editing, written critique, and tutoring. Free sample edit.
Pro Novel Editors — These writing specialists have helped hundreds of fiction writers get their manuscripts published. Services include light editing, heavy developmental editing, or a critique to guide your next revision.
The Editorial Department — Founded by former William Morrow senior editor Renni Browne. She and her staff help writers of full-length fiction and nonfiction turn promising manuscripts into salable properties. The firm boasts a high rate of success with first fiction. Proofreading, copyediting, line editing, manuscript evaluation & consultation, literary agency matchmaking.