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Cathedral City Book Editors

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Precision English
4.8
from 42 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 85 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Yennie F.
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Adam did a great job copy editing my children's book. He was especially good at correcting grammar and helping me with overall flow of the book. Definitely would use again!

Kathleen Tracy
4.8
from 9 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Anthony A.
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After I finished writing my book I went online in search of a book editing service. Fortunately this search led me not only to Thumbtack, where I received a number of excellent options, but to Kathleen Tracy. After reading her profile she was the person I most wanted to work with based on her experience and I was very lucky to do so. The difference in the initial draft I had sent her to the finished project she returned was unbelievable and a testament to her talents. She is certainly a professional writer and will enhance any project she takes on. It was a great surprise that someone with her talent and experience was available to assist me. My recommendation could not be any higher. Thank you Kathy!

Atlas Publishing
5.0
from 5 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
Jeff J.
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I highly recommend Brent Tharpe and Atlas Publishing for your editing and book review needs. Brent is forthright, knowledgeable, and pulls no punches when it comes to strengthening a work in progress. He says what needs to be said, and either delivers on time or remains in communication should problems or issues arise. As writers, we oftentimes need to hear things about our work that we might not want to accept, but Brent Tharpe does a commendable and professional job of delivering this news. His knowledge of the publishing business is also strong. My first novel, ‘Mar Car’ is now ready to be forwarded on to agents and publishers due to the editing efforts provided by Brent Tharpe and Atlas Publishing. Recommended.

  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Virginia H.
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It was a pleasure working with David. I asked him to proof read my 350 page manuscript for errors. He was fast and thorough. I will definitely use him for my next project and I highly recommend David for your editing needs.

drweatherup.com
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Afi A.
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Dr. Weatherup provided amazing revision & edit of my grad school essays. I honestly think without her help I would not have gotten my full scholarship. She works efficiently and well with deadlines. She has a way of helping you distill thoughts and makes sure your words are succinct. She is a master editor with over 25 years experience!

Eric Borgerson
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 25 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Nancy K.
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Eric is an exceptional writer and editor with more than 25 years’ experience in the legal field. He is adept at research, writing briefs, and explaining legal concepts to lay people. Eric is also a skilled fiction writer with interests in a wide range of styles and genre, and has extensive experience as a jounalist which he is now bringing to the blogosphere. Eric is a great communicator and listener. He is flexible and responsive and a pleasure to work with.

Scriptwriter & Copywriter
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Mark D.
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Carla Campbell is truly a blessing. She is a great writer with a passion for writing and a heart of gold. I am writing my first mini series and Carla was able to give some great ideas as well as proofread and edit the information that I provided her with. I would definitely recommend her for any writing projects that you may need help with. She will be on the journey with me as I prepare to start on Book 2. Thanks again Carla for everything that you have done and will continue to do for me!

  • 29 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Angela S.
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Cheryl was fantastic to work with! She had a great way of going through my story and enhancing it with little tweaks and grammatical fixes without changing the storyline. She got it done quickly and efficiently and was very good about communicating with me on how everything was coming along. I really appreciated all the time and effort that she put into making my manuscript even better. I would definitely work with her again!

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What they'll charge you You’ll pay for the help you get from any editor, web designer, or writer. Script editing on-demand Script editors charge anything from $0.04 and up per word for a basic line edit. Imagine that $1,000 just to have someone read and spell check your script. You get it back polished, but is it any good??? I charge half that. $0.02 for for a basic line edit, $0.03 for a line edit, treatment, and notes. Not only can I save you some cash but when I'm done reading you will have some fresh notes and ideas. You will be able to improve your story, and have a treatment to submit the next time you take it someplace. Web Design Can cost anything from 1,500 to 2,000 for a professional looking pages. Big companies can afford to throw this kind of bread around all the time. Individuals, on the other hand, are unable to see such a cost as affordable. Let’s face it, there not. I charge $12 bucks per hour. How much you pay depends on how detailed you want your web sight or your web page to be. Film and Video editing on-demand film and video editors usually charge by the hour ($25.00-$60.00) or day ($125.00-$160.00) They also charge all kinds of fee's for use of equipment, traveling expenses, and most will charge you just to look at your film. I charge $12 bucks per hour. $90 a day. $25 bucks per hour if I have to come to you. I charge nothing to look at your movie, I like watching movies. Let Me Be Your Editor, Story Coach, or Web Designer. Send me an email query or you can phone me, too. I’ve edited more than 5 short films and one feature length documentary as well as written one screenplay, so far. I can give you the benefit of years worth of film knowledge, post production experience, and good ideas. I can help you, cut your film or brake down your script. Together, we can brainstorm for ideas, structure, and outline. We can work to overcome problems of getting your vision out of your head and onto to the medium of your choice. I can improve your story, style, and help it shine. As a film maker and screenwriter myself I can help you pre-write, write, and rewrite. I’ll be happy to hold your hand till the very end. I’ll work with you as a friend or teacher. When I’m working for you, we work as a team. My experience and my expertise will be at your disposal until the project is completed to your satisfaction. I hold a MFA in Film production/post production and a BA in Communication Study: This means I know a lot more about what goes into a good story or add copy then people who just like watching them. My only goal is that you end up with a clean project and that you are happy with the results I can give you. My fresh eyes are worth it . . . I’ll see the details others miss, simply because you wrote it, shot it, or have been committed to it. You know what it says or is supposed to say, even if that’s not what it really says. Maybe your mother and everyone else you know has seen it and praised it. After all they want to support you and that's what friends are for. However if you hire me . . . you’re paying me to be honest and frank. You’re paying me to find and correct mistakes. You also need to know what film and written editing are not. 1. I am not a ghost writer, or a happy go lucky intern. I do not work without credit or pay. 3. I do not give free professional advice. (unless I know you and we have worked together on past projects) 4.I am not an agent. 5.I cannot negotiate contracts or practice law for you in any way. Please don’t ask. What you need to know If you are working on a media project of any kind many will try to take advantage of your lack of experience. Many will take a look at your work, then they tell you all the things that are wrong with it. Worse still, they will suggest that you give it to them and let them work on it for a few dollars. The problem in this case is it becomes their project and stops being your project. I’ve seen professionals make this mistake over and over when dealing with the actual creative person themselves. I have been on both sides of that desk and I can tell you the guys in the suit's are smart people. They will do anything possible to not “offend”, including not actually getting to know you, or your project. To them your a product, one of many. To me your a stepping stone. All I can really offer you is that when you come to me, we can build a working relationship based on the fact that like you I to am trying to break into the media industry. If you do well my resume gets longer.

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Palm Springs Writing Services provides expert editing and writing assistance for business owners, individuals wishing to update and improve their resumes, and graduate students requiring help with formatting and editing their dissertations. All writers have undergraduate and graduate degrees and are current teachers/academicians with a true eye for grammar, syntax, and impact! We work with clients online and are reliable and responsible. Examples of current projects include editing a monthly real-estate newsletter, ghostwriting a fitness book, editing a marriage and family textbook, and editing resumes and dissertations in biology and psychology. No job is too big or too small! Email us for a quick estimate.

  • 18 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Editing services, from copyediting and proofreading to major editing, rewriting, restructuring, and reorganization. Experienced technical writer. Over 30 years experience editing and writing on a wide range of technical subjects for the United Nations, the Asian Development Bank, and private companies as a staff member and consultant.

  • New on Thumbtack
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This enterprise provides professional book editing services. They also accept writing assignments. These manuscript editors focus on the details.

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Looking for a professional who offers reliable novel editing services in your vicinity? Hire Jonathan. This expert is available at your convenience.

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Hire this expert if you need someone who provides professional proofreading and writing services. This individual also offers photography services.

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18 years best selling author, Annette Butler wrote Outcomes in Coding Practice. It is a college textbook, but I also have experience in the final editing process and have a good eye for a great story.

  • 6 years in business
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At a very young age, a big-nosed, brown-eyed, cinnamon and tanned little girl knew she could fly in her dreams, but as well as in real life. Eventually, the little girl began to discover she had the gift of healing the broken and exposing the raw truth in ways her intellect wasn't able to grasp. While she began to blossom in her age, her family and friends took notice that there was something luminous about her and beautifully distinctive. Perhaps one day it may just cure the corrupted world which we all live in. Without pride or vanity, she possessed the incredible gift to love unconditionally and to sustain an authoritative leadership role without consuming the temptations of her fleshly needs. When "the others" were able to catch a glimpse of her spirit, it brought jealous rage and envious predators who attempted to destroy her, but the light inside her heart was a continuous reminder that she had been birthed for a reason -- a foretold prophecy it seemed. Then it became evident: This almost aborted child was a gift from God to the world. I am 24 years old now, and for years I was battered and rebuked from the destiny that God designed for my existence. Deep down in the pits of my soul, I have been exposed to my beauty and the power I have within. I am here to help others achieve and succeed in their life -- to inspire, to love unconditionally, to teach and to protect while I come into my own. My name is Jessica De Soto, and I am the new original. A freelance journalist, I am with the intense passion to create art and awareness, inspire, collaborate and help others develop their vision, so they can conquer and succeed as well. Whether you unquestionably need a critical-thinking college essay, copy editing, help with sentence structure, a director for artistic video or photo shoot, or help with writing in general, I would love to step in. Plus, I have an amazing and vibrant personality, so you won't be bored with me! I am also a photographer and an award-winning college student as well with a love to create and enhance other people's visions to bring them to life. I do have set rates, but I can always reason with your budget as well, depending on the content. My clients include LA brand, Vendetta Republic, rap artist Alex Castro, Long Beach City College Viking newspaper, Foundation - Rock Against Trafficking and many other publications and blogs.

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Do you find it difficult to edit books on your own? Let Ellen do the task. She is one of the professional book editors who also offer public relation and website content writing services.

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On the lookout for a reliable pro who offers manuscript editing services? Choose this expert. This individual is a retired English teacher.

  • 4 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Need help in editing books? Consider this pro. This freelance editor provides quality writing services as well. Visit this pro's Thumbtack page today.

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Need to find a professional who offers freelance editing and writing services? Hire this individual. This expert is available to help at any given time.

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