Liz Van Hoose offers editorial and writing services to authors, agents, and trade book publishers. For more than a decade, she worked in the editorial departments of Alfred A. Knopf and Viking Penguin, where she edited a wide range of fiction and nonfiction, including works by Ron Currie, Jr., Kim Edwards, Alex Gilvarry, Garrison Keillor, William Kittredge, Robert Love, Dan Morrison, Haruki Murakami, Beth Minh Nguyen, Jim Shepard, Amor Towles, and Danielle Trussoni. A member of the independent editors collective 5E, she has spoken at various writers conferences across the country, including Aspen Summer Words, Bread Loaf, Miami Writers Institute, and Sewanee.