KRISTEN TATE is the proprietor of the Blue Garret. A fierce game of  Bananagrams  in a  dive bar  is her idea of a great time.

KRISTEN TATE is the proprietor of the Blue Garret. A fierce game of Bananagrams in a dive bar is her idea of a great time.

 

Kristen has a PhD in English from Columbia University, with a focus on novels and publishing history. She has been thinking about how novels work and how readers experience them for many years and brings this rich experience to her editing. 

An internship at Chronicle Books, intensive developmental editing courses through the Editorial Freelancers Association, and a Professional Editing Certificate from University of California at Berkeley ensure that the advice you receive is accurate, reliable, and up-to-date.

Kristen is a member of the Association for Independent Publishing Professionals as well as the founder of the SF Bay Area chapter of the Editorial Freelancers Association