I provided Melanie with a manuscript assessment on her debut novel, Evan and Darcy, and advised her on a range of ways to improve her writing. Evan and Darcy is a contemporary Australian gender-switch retelling of Pride and Prejudice, and is published by Escape Publishing.
A New Resolution was originally published in 2012 by Even Before Publishing, Australia. I worked with Rose on the copyediting and proofreading, and am thrilled to hear this title won the 2013 CALEB Prize for Fiction.
Ehvah After was published in 2015, and was Rose’s self-publishing debut. I’m currently working with Rose to re-edit and republish the Resolution series as self-published novels.
You can find out more about Rose and her novels on her website: www.rosedee.com.
Henry’s Run, the final book in the Jackson’s Creek trilogy, was published in 2013 by Even Before Publishing, Australia, and was shortlisted for the 2013 CALEB Prize for Fiction. I copyedited Henry’s Run for Amanda.
Michelle Dennis Evans
Spiralling Out of Control is the first book in a series. I proofread Spiralling Out of Control, copyedited Spiralling Out of the Shadow, and am currently working with Michelle on the third book in the series. You can find out more about Michelle and her books on her website and on Facebook.
You can find out more about Elaine and her writing at her website: Elaine Fraser
Rita Stella Galieh
I edited The Tie That Binds, and A Parcel of Promises, books 2 and 3 in Rita’s Victoriana series (which she has now self-published). I’ve also worked with Rita on her two novels in progress, The Testing of Taylor Jones, and Miss Kate’s Great Expectations.
You can find out more about Rita and her writing at her website: Rita Stella Galieh
I copyedited The Celtic Stone, Nick’s debut novel, and have provided Manuscript Assessments for his next two novels, The Viking Stone and The Pharaoh’s Stone. You can find out more about Nick Hawkes at his website.
I copyedited Kara’s third novel, Then There Was You, which she published independently. Her first novel, Close to You, was a double finalist for the RITA Awards (Romance Writers of America) in the Best First Book and Romance with Religious or Spiritual Elements categories. You can find out more about Kara at her website.
Unshakeable Assignment is the story of Celeste Myers and the ministry God called her in to: encouraging prison inmates through letters and Bible studies. I proofread Unshakeable Assignment for Celeste.
Tangled Secrets was published in 2012 by Even Before Publishing, Australia, and the sequel, Truly Free, was published in 2013. I provided Carol Preston with a Manuscript Assessment for Tanged Secrets, and worked with her on the copyediting for Truly Free. Tangled Secrets won the Booksellers’ Choice award in the 2013 CALEB Prize.
I provided a Manuscript Assessment for his debut novel, The Kingdom of the Air. This later won the 2014 CALEB Prize for an unpublished manuscript and the 2014 Clive Cussler Adventure Writer’s Competition, and was published by Rhiza Press in 2016. You can find it on Amazon: The Kingdom of the Air, and you can find out more about the author in this interview: Interview with Peter Wells
Yvette and Nick Wynn
I edited Heaven Can’t Wait for Yvette and Nick Wynn. You can find out more about the project at their website: Heaven Can’t Wait.
I proofread The Greenfield Legacy, a unique story co-authored by Rose Dee, Amanda Deed, Meredith Resce and Paula Vince, and published in 2012 by Even Before Publishing. It was shortlisted for the 2013 CALEB Prize for Fiction.
I copyedited each of the novellas in the limited-release An Aussie Summer Christmas box set, featuring romance novellas from USA-Today Bestselling Authors Marion Ueckermann and Lacy Williams, and Narelle Atkins, Rose Dee, Andrea Grigg, and Meredith Resce.
I have also worked on several yet-to-be-published books for authors including: