*Note: Jennifer will offer a critique and phone call to the top three bidders if the runners-up will match the winning bid!* Former HarperCollins editor Jennifer Pooley, now an independent book editor, will read 30 double-spaced pages of your work (literary fiction, women’s fiction, memoir, NA, or YA) and speak with you for one hour […]
Picture book critique from Rachael Stein, editor at Clarion/HMH
Pitch letter evaluation & line edit of (up to 3) sample chapters from freelance editor Vi Rose La Bianca
Developmental edit of first 3 chapters of a full-length manuscript from freelance editor Vi Rose La Bianca As someone who has been “behind the curtain” for the last four years, I am your guy on the inside of the publishing industry. My goal is to get you motivated, inspired, and confident enough to jump […]
Critique of any length picture book or first 20 pages of a YA or MG novel from Allison Moore, editor at Bloomsbury Kids. Allison Moore is an Editor at Bloomsbury Children’s Books. Some of her recent and upcoming books include New York Times bestseller Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes, Indie Next pick Dad By […]
Critique of partial MG or YA ms (up to 100 pages) from editor Rachael Stein, of Clarion Books/HMH. Rachael Stein is an acquiring Assistant Editor at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Clarion Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. She works on books for kids of all ages, including picture books, chapter books, middle grade, […]
Full MS critique (not picture book) to be used in next 12 months from Katherine Locke, author and freelance editor.
First 15 pages critique or publishing 411 phone call (please note winner will need to sign a release before the editor reads their work, per Walt Disney company policy) with Hannah Allaman, editor at Disney Hyperion.
First 15 pages critique or publishing 411 phone call (please note winner will need to sign a release before the editor reads their work, per Walt Disney company policy) from Kieran Viola, editor at Disney Freeform/Disney Hyperion.
Critique of 25 pages of a novel or non-fiction manuscript accompanied by a 30-minute follow-up conversation (phone, Skype, in person as works for both parties) with editor Elise Howard. Elise Howard joined Algonquin Books as editor and publisher of books for young readers in November 2011. Elise was previously senior VP and associate publisher at HarperCollins […]