Maya Rock is a wonderful editor. Her patience, dedication, and attention to detail are valued skills rarely found in the industry today.
— Alison Weaver, Gone to the Crazies (HarperCollins)

Maya Rock


Maya Rock is the founder of Fresh Ink Book Editing. She graduated from Princeton University in 2002 and has worked in book publishing ever since. She started out at Anderson Grinberg Literary Management, then moved to Writers House, where she agented for four years. In 2010, she founded Fresh Ink Book Editing (then Rock Editorial Services), to offer editorial support to agents, authors, and publishing houses. Projects she has worked on include the RITA-award winning YA paranormal romance series Deception So Deadly by Clara Kensie, YA literary The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton, and The Someday Jar by Alison Morgan.

She is also the author of the YA novel, Scripted (Penguin 2015) and is at work at her second novel. So she knows the struggle.

Member, PEN America
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Member, Association of Writers and Writer's Programs