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Gaby Triana | Elance
 
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Gaby Triana

Award-winning YA Author, Editor, & Ghostwriter
   United States
  |   Miami, FL
  |  2:40 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $42

Hello there!

I'm the author of six YA novels with HarperCollins and Simon & Schuster, a developmental editor, and a fabulous ghostwriter of all genres. My books have earned the IRA's Teen's Choice Award, as well as ALA Best Paperbacks award. I have a talent for bringing great characterization to the page and for whipping revisions into publishable novels. I write everything from romance to paranormal to fantasy to sci-fi, teen market to adult market. I love critiquing novels, outlining their strengths and weaknesses, and I always provide...

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Mar 10, 2014|Other - Writing Services|Private|Working
Dec 29, 2013|Ghost Writing|Private|Completed
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Nov 18, 2013|Other - Writing Services|Private|Completed
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Oct 25, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|Private|Working

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Portfolio

This is me at Barnes & Noble getting to my book signing where a sweet fan took my...
Chlo… Rodriguez values three things above all elseóher family; her best friend, Rock;...
She's named after a landform. She learned to walk on the red carpet. And now she's...
Summer just started, and already I can't wait to get out of here to begin my...
Four best friends, one graduation cruise, a week of partying. Eight days of strife and...
Releasing July 8, 2014 (Simon Pulse)

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Author of 4 published teen novels with HarperCollins
writing instructor for SCBWI Florida workshops
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Service Description

I'm available for manuscript enhancement (partial ghostwriting), developmental editing, line editing, critiques, and full ghostwriting. I love reading anything for teens, paranormal, mystery, sci-fi, fantasy, or romance. Anything with an interesting main character that pulls me in. I'm not interested in didactic books for teens or ones with agenda-driven political commentary. When I read your manuscript, I will provide notes on characterization, plot, pacing, flow, and anything that seems off-balance. If I'm ghostwriting, I will take your outline and existing chapters and turn them into your unique vision in story form. Look forward to hearing from you!

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Employment

Simon Pulse (Simon & Schuster)
author
2013 - Present
HarperTeen (HarperCollins)
Author
2004 - 2009

Education

Nova Southeastern University
Master of Science, Elementary Education
1994 - 1995
Florida State University
Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education
1991 - 1993

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YA
young
adult
teen
teens
novel
novelist
writer
author
ghost writing
ghostwriter
editing
developmental
feedback
critique
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