Kellie Hultgren

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KMH Editing
Phone:
(612) 804-1159

Freelance editor for more than twenty years. B.A. in English and German from St. Olaf College, M.A. in Liberal Studies: Publishing from Hamline University. Experience with corporate and independent publishing, project management, and book marketing. Familiar with Chicago Manual of Style, APA, and AP stylebooks, comfortable with house stylebooks. Keen eye for design consistency as well as language in proofs. Available for electronic or hard-copy editing.

Editing Services:
Copyediting, Developmental editing, Proofreading, Substantive
Writing Services:
Copywriting
Other Services:
Editorial project management, Production
Subjects:
An eclectic background including biography, memoir, women’s literature, spirituality, and self-help; literary writing; genre fiction, especially thrillers and science fiction/fantasy; young adult fiction and non-fiction; and picture books
Fiction Genres:
Action/adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Science fiction, Suspense/thriller
Nonfiction Genres:
Academic, Autobiography and memoir, Biography, Business, Creative nonfiction, Essay, History, Self-help, Travel
Age Levels:
Pre-K, Early elementary, Middle grade, Young adult, Adult
End Products:
Fiction and non-fiction books, book marketing materials, manuscript and book reviews
Style Manuals:
Associated Press Stylebook (AP), Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS)
Software:
Adobe Acrobat Reader, Adobe InCopy, Adobe InDesign, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, PerfectIt
Other Memberships:
ACES: The Society for Editing, Editorial Freelancers Association, Minnesota Book Publishers’ Roundtable