Developmental Editing

Get help with organization, content, tone, and writing style.

Collaborative Writing

Writing doesn’t have to be a chore!


Book Proposals

I know what traditional publishers want.


Publishing Consulting

Friendly, down-to-earth advice from a pro.


How to Publish a Book

Maybe you’d like to write a book, but you don’t know where to begin. Or you’re writing a book, but you’re stuck. Or you’ve written a book, but you’re not sure how to get it published. I can help! Let a publishing industry insider show you how to reach your goals. 


Waxwing Book Studio was founded in 2015 by Jess Beebe. Jess specializes in developmental editing and collaborative writing of nonfiction books.

Jess is the editor who helps authors make sense of what they want to do and illuminates the path to get there.
— Megan Hunter and Bill Eddy, authors of Dating Radar