Books Edited


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Here are some of the books I’ve worked on as an editor, copy editor, or “proofreader plus.”

For Workman Publishing

The Girl’s Guide to Absolutely Everything  Melissa Kirsch (2006)

Oh Yikes! History’s Grossest, Wackiest Moments  Joy Masoff (2006)

Nesting: It’s a Chick Thing  Ame Mahler Beanland and Emily Miles Terry (2004)

Teens Learn What They Live: Parenting to Inspire Integrity and Independence  Dorothy Law Nolte and Rachel Harris (2003)

Meditations During Pregnancy  Beth Wilson Saavedra (2001)

Talking About Death Won’t Kill You  Virginia Morris (2001)

The Pocket Parent  Gail Reichler and Caroline Winkler (2001)

Beauty: The New Basics  Rona Berg (2001)

Antiques Roadshow Primer  Carol Prisant (1999)

Labor Day: Shared Experiences from the Delivery Room
Anne-Marie Giglio (1999)

Oh, Yuck! The Encyclopedia of Everything Nasty  Joy Masoff (1999)

Children Learn What They Live: Parenting to Inspire Values  Dorothy Law Nolte (1998)

1001 Ways to Energize Employees  Bob Nelson (1997)

Up Your Score: The Underground Guide to the New SAT and PSAT  Larry Berg, Michael Colton, Lisa Exler, Manek Mistry, and Paul Rossi (1996)

How to Care for Aging Parents  Virginia Morris (1996)

Magnetic Poetry Wall Calendar 1999, 2001, 2002

Children Learn What They Live Page-a-Day Calendar 1999, 2002, 2003

For Stewart, Tabori & Chang

The Parting Glass: A Toast to the Traditional Pubs of Ireland
Eileen McNamara (2006)

Getting Lucky: The Story of Angel’s Gate Animal Hospice   Susan Marino (2005)

Garden of Dreams: Madison Square Garden at 125 (2004)

Simple Stunning Weddings  Karen Bussen (2004)

Runes of Elfland  Brian Frowd & Ari Berk (2003)

212 Views of Central Park: Experiencing New York City’s Jewel from Every Angle  Michael Hales, Sandee Brawarsky, David Hartman (2002)

For other major publishers

The Undiscovered Paul Robeson: (Vol. I: 1898-1939)            Paul Robeson, Jr. (Wiley Publishers, 2001)

Going for the Max! 12 Principles for Living Life to the Fullest   Max Cleland (Broadman & Holman Publishers, 1999)

Stone Soup for the World: Life-Changing Stories of Ordinary Kindness and Courageous Acts of Service   Marianne Larned (Conari Press, 1998)

An Easy Burden: Redeeming the Soul of America. The Autobiography of Andrew Young 1932-1972 (HarperCollins, 1996)

Southern Journey: A Return to the Civil Rights Movement      Tom Dent (William Morrow, 1997)

The Right to Privacy Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy (Alfred A. Knopf, 1995)

A Way Out of No Way: The Spiritual Memoirs of Andrew Young (Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1994)

In Our Defense: The Bill of Rights in Action Ellen Alderman and Caroline Kennedy (William Morrow, 1991)

For academic publishers and museums

Bushels and Bales: A Food Soldier in the Cold War           Howard Steele. Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training, Memoirs and Occasional Papers Series. (New Academic Publishing, 2008)

Children and the World Wide Web: Tool or Trap?
Samuel Joshua Friedman (University Press of America, 2000)

Paul Robeson, Bearer of a Culture Paul Robeson, Jr. (New-York Historical Society, 1998)

Legends of Stone: Zimbabwe Past and Present  William Dewey (Royal Museum of Central Africa, Tervuren, Belgium, 1997)

School’s Out…Kids In: Developing an Education-Based After-School Program Brenda Cowan and Stacey Shelnut (Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 1997)

Love, Light, and a Dream: Television’s Past, Present, and Future James Roman (Praeger Publishers, 1996)

Take a Walk in My Shoes. A Global Awareness Curriculum Kit (Teacher’s Guide) (Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 1995)

Integrity: A Philosophical Inquiry  Mark S. Halfon (Temple University Press, 1989)

Explorations in the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities    G.M. Princiss, et. al. (Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1985)

For Independent Publishers

The Credibility Factor: The Smart Woman’s Guide to Creating a More Powerful Image (2011) Kim Foley

Diplomatic Impunity: A Viennese Christmas Mystery Jaya Gulhaugen (, 2011)

Wounded: A Novel Beyond Love and War Richard Gaines Graham (Maharg Press, 2010)

A Place to Die (An Inspector Buchner Mystery)  Dorothy James (Xlibris Publishing, 2010)

Rebuilding from Ground Zero: An Empowering Guide to Building and Securing Wealth   Seni Hazzan (JIL Publishing, 2004)

Mothers of Pearl, Mothers of Zion: Harlem Church Mothers
Deborah Burns (Laser Light Communications, 2001)

Authentic Hair: Photos, Poems, and Prose Celebrating the Beauty and Versatility of Natural Hair  Ademola Mandella (Cosmic Nubian Enterprises, 2000)

Stone Soup for the World: The Leader’s Guide (Stone Soup Leadership Institute, 1999)

The Deep Calling to the Deep: Facing Death   Paul Smith
(Morris Publishing Co., 1998)


“Linking Up: Museums and Libraries,” Museum News

“Long-Term Museum Programs for Youth,” Journal of Museum Education

“Panning for Gold: Generating & Selecting Ideas for Exhibitions & Educational Programs,” Hand to Hand: Association of Youth Museums

“New Horizons for Insurers in Latin America: An Emerging Market,” Latin American Insurance

“Market Conduct: Rebuilding the Trust,” Knowledgelink

“Construction Audits: Scorekeeping That Wins,” PM Network

“The Year 2000: A Business and Strategic Opportunity?” Knowledgelink

“Insurers Shifting to New Investment Performance Standards,” Knowledgelink

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