TANYA BROCKETT is a copyeditor and ghostwriter in the genres of business, how-to, self-help, personal growth, spiritual, mind/body/spirit, inspirational fiction, religion, children’s picture books, young adult fiction, psychology, marketing, finance, automotive, Christian/religion, land planning/zoning, academic and dissertations (APA, Turabian), counseling, narrative non-fiction, Christian fiction, publishing, teaching, health, Internet/Web/IT, and sports. Some of Tanya’s projects have been translated into Russian, Burmese, Falam, and Ngawn languages.
Tanya’s client lists include international and Amazon bestsellers. Awards for books that Tanya has edited and designed include:
•African-American Author’s Expo Literary Award/Christian
• Aspicomm Media, Best Spiritual/Inspirational Book, and Trailblazer Award
• Books & Authors Award for Literary Excellence
• Christian Small Publisher’s Book of the Year
• NAACP Image Awards (Nominee)/Outstanding Literary Work (Christian)
• The Christian Literary Awards, Reader’s Choice Award
• USA Book News & JPX Media, International Best Books Award Finalist—Religion/Christianity
• USA Book News & JPX Media, National Best Books Award Finalist
Tanya also assists entrepreneurs in developing and writing business plans, grant proposals, investor pitches, and business collateral. She has assisted nearly 100 individual authors and several published in multiple genres. Additionally, Tanya writes press releases, articles, training programs and curricula, and edits magazines and industry/community newsletters. She has authored two non-fiction books, and her work has appeared in The Charlottesville Business Journal, Verizon Small Biz Blog, Examiner.com, The Light MAGAZINE, Catalyst, Small Business Impact, and in newsletters, business materials, professional development guides, websites, and company training materials. She is a book reviewer for Hay House’s Book Nook.
Tanya has spoken for the National Christian Writers Conference, Verizon, the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia (UVA), the School of Continuing and Professional Studies (at UVA), the American Society for Training and Development, New Visions New Ventures, and the Successful Women’s Alliance Network among many others.
Tanya has taught as an adjunct professor of both book publishing and entrepreneurship at the University of Virginia. Tanya has been an editing expert guest on the radio shows Experts Weekly and WPGR.tv’s Writers and Artists’ Radio Worldcast.
“Over the past three years, I have had the wonderful opportunity to work with Tanya. She does a top-notch job editing my books and media kit materials and is known for her excellence and high standards in the publishing industry.” —Renee Bobb, Radio show host, and author
“I cannot say enough good things about Tanya’s work. She did an excellent job but there was so much more. Tanya is a joy to work with. I have found her to be knowledgeable, personable, and genuine. She has continued to be a friend long after the work was done. I don’t think you will find better.” —Kathy Manning Gronau, Author of Eat Ice Cream for Supper