Get professional help from an experienced, award-winning book editor who can quickly and accurately add the polish you and your book desire.

John Maling specializes in editing non-fiction books, including history, biography, autobiography, spirituality, personal finance, business and sales, how-to, self-help, inspirational and personal narratives.

Drawing on his educational and scientific background, John is skilled in editing a variety of genres as well as creating the Index when a book has completed layout.  John works closely with The Book Shepherd, Judith Briles, and is an active member and Premier Partner in Author U, the premiere authoring resource in the country that is designed for the serious author.

Many of his clients have received multiple book awards, including for editing.



John is also the author of Have You Ever Held a Mountain?, a multi-national book-award winner for best gift book, best inspirational book and best poetry book.

Alphabet menagerie

His latest book, The Alphabet Menagerie: It’s Really Cool to Be a Critter is a delightful book for young and old, entertaining and educating with humor and clever rhyme.


Click below to hear some of the The Alphabet Menagerie critters come to life . . .