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Nothing is quite as thrilling and terrifying as a good horror novel. But horror stories can be tricky to write well, since the reader must believe the story enough to be scared, disturbed, or disgusted.

Before you submit your horror novel to literary agents or publishers, you’ll want to find an editor to help you perfect it.

Horror Book Editors

A good horror editor can make sure your book is truly scary. Here is our list of horror editors that can help you with your project.

If you’re not sure how to work with an editor, what questions to ask them, or how to choose the best editor for your project, check out our guide on how to find an editor.

1. Andrew Lowe

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: Death Dogs by Andy Emery; Among The Ruins by James Carmichael

2. Harrison Demchick

Website: www.harrisondemchick.com

Edited books: The Delusion by Laura Gallier; The Samaritan by Stephen Besecker

3. Michael Rowley

Website: www.rebellionpublishing.com

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: Dark Run by Mike Brooks; The Devil’s Detective by Simon Kurt Unsworth

4. Ryan Quinn

Website: www.ryanquinnbooks.com

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: Wolf Lake by John Verdon; The Joy of Killing by Harry MacLean

5. Claire Rushbrook

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: Night Terrors by Tim Waggoner; Savage Species by Jonathan Janz

6. Beth Dorward

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: The Devoted by Eric Shapiro; I Kill Monsters: Fury by Tony Monchinski

7. Fiona McLaren

Website: www.fionamclarenwrites.com

Edited books: Beware the Night by Jessika Fleck; Ropes in the Attic by Edward Flora

8. Parisa Zolfaghari

Website: www.yourlittlealien.com

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: Nightlife by Matthew Quinn Martin; The Immundus by Christina Enquist

9. Amanda Rutter

Website: www.areditorialsolutions.com

Email: [email protected]

Edited books: The Mirror Empire by Kameron Hurley; Telepath by Janet Edwards

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