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Alexis Arendt | Elance
 
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Alexis Arendt

Professional Editor
   United States
  |   Fredericksburg, VA

Overview

I am a freelance editor with 10 years of experience. I do beta editing, copy editing, and proofreading for all lengths and genres. My website, Word Vagabond, reviews independent and small press books as well as offering editing and promotion packages.

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Portfolio

Editing done for "Call to Arms" by Elle Casey, the second novel in her War of...
http://www.amazon.com/Call-Arms-War-Fae-ebook/dp/B007HLT2UE/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1331238602&sr=8-1
This book is a Young Adult fantasy novel; I provided beta editing, copy editing, and...
This is a YA paranormal romance. I provided copy editing for the manuscript.
http://ellecasey.com/my-vampire-summer/

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English
English Proofreading

Service Description

Beta Editing, .002 cents/word: Beta editing is usually done on a first or second draft, and involves an analysis of plot, character, style, exposition, and other critical story elements. This includes a follow-up by e-mail, instant messenger, or Skype. Recommended for new authors.

Copy Editing, .002 cents/word: Copy editing is done on a second or final draft, and consists of detailed, line-by-line editing for sentence structure, grammar, spelling, and other issues that do not require major story changes. Includes a follow-up by e-mail, instant messenger, or Skype.

Proofreading, .001 cents/word: Proofreading is done on a final draft just before publication, and consists of line-by-line correction of spelling, grammar, and minor sentence structure issues. Includes follow-up by e-mail.

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Education

Saint Bonaventure University
Bachelor of Arts in English Literature
1995 - 2000

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editing
copy editing
proofreading
beta
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