Editing Portfolio

Below are some examples of books I’ve edited. Click on the book image for a link to its sale page and the circle icon for more information about the author.

Blemished Beauty

A heart-warming romance set in the Alaskan wilderness

Dancing With the Sandman

A fictionalized account of life in the Southwest in the 1960s

Turtle Monkey

A children's series about a mischievous monkey named Turtle

Wedge of Fear

A city boy confronts his mother's fears and his own in his new Wyoming home.

Slated for publication this summer! Cover design coming soon

Defending National Treasures

My first semi-official editing gig. One of my college professors asked me to be a research assistant and back-up copy editor for her book on Vichy treatment of French art and culture.

Samples of my writing

Click on the circle icon to download an excerpt of my writing.

Dissertation

An excerpt from my MA dissertation on genre in fin-de-si├Ęcle fiction magazines

Not Another Tolkien Study

An excerpt from my undergraduate honors thesis on the origins of the fantasy genre