Katherine Pickett is the owner of POP Editorial Services LLC and the author of Perfect Bound: How to Navigate the Book Publishing Process Like a Pro (winner of two book of the year awards) and Freelancing as a Business: 7 Steps to Take Before Launch Day. She has been involved in the publishing industry since 1999. A strong believer in the collaborative approach to editing, Katherine adapts her style to fit the needs of her clients. She has professional training in fiction and nonfiction editing. Her experience ranges from nonfiction trade and academic books to genre fiction to corporate reports and web content.
Her personal essay “Dented” was published by Lowestoft Chronicle and selected for the 2011 Lowestoft Chronicle print anthology. Her articles have appeared on Publishing Perspectives, JaneFriedman.com, Writer Beware, IBPA Independent, and elsewhere in print and around the web. She lives in Silver Spring, Maryland, with her handsome and strong husband, Chris, and their two awe-inspiring daughters.