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Aquila Editing

Aquila Editing - Editor

Ireland

A meticulous editor and proofreader with extensive in-house experience.

Overview

I am a qualified editor and proofreader with experience in both trade and educational publishing. I'm interested in all genres of fiction and non-fiction, including educational textbooks. I also offer a beta reading service and provide reader reports on all my beta reading projects.

Services
Languages
English (UK) English (US)
Fiction
Children's Picture Books Christian Classics Crime & Mystery Historical Fiction Poetry Romance Short Story Thriller Women's Fiction Young Adult & Teen
Non-Fiction
Arts & Architecture & Photography Biographies & Memoirs Calendars Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits Education & Reference Entertainment History Home & Garden LGBTQ (non fiction) Politics & Current Affairs Publishing Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement Social & Behavioral Sciences

Certifications

  • Bachelor of Arts in English
  • Master of Arts in Literature and Publishing

Work experience

Editor

Edd

August, 2011 – May, 2015 (over 3 years)

In this role I acted as project manager of a number of textbooks, workbooks, activity books and examination papers. I content edited, copy edited and proofread these publications, liaised with authors and external designers and editors, commissioned artwork and did extensive work in our copyright and permissions department.

Portfolio (5 selected works)

Taking the Fall: Vol 1

Alexa Riley

Layla O’Leary has had enough. For years she has been haunted by the night she can’t remember. When she learns the only man she's ever loved has betrayed her, she escapes and crafts a new identity. She's finally free... Carter has waited eight years to claim his woman. Locking him up only fueled his obsession. The day he gets out he's coming for her. Taking the Fall was just the start. Now he'l... read more

Layla O’Leary has had enough. For years she has been haunted by the night she can’t remember. When she learns the only man she's ever loved has betrayed her, she escapes and crafts a new identity. She's finally free... Carter has waited eight years to claim his woman. Locking him up only fueled his obsession. The day he gets out he's coming for her. Taking the Fall was just the start. Now he'l... read more

Their Stepsister

Alexa Riley

Sweet, innocent, virginal Sarah had never once stopped thinking about her stepbrothers since she left for college. Identical in looks but opposites in personality, the twins were everything Sarah wanted in a lover. Now that sexy little Sarah was home for good, twins Luke and Logan could no longer fight the pull and keep away from her. She'd grown into a beautiful young woman. She had curves th... read more

Sweet, innocent, virginal Sarah had never once stopped thinking about her stepbrothers since she left for college. Identical in looks but opposites in personality, the twins were everything Sarah wanted in a lover. Now that sexy little Sarah was home for good, twins Luke and Logan could no longer fight the pull and keep away from her. She'd grown into a beautiful young woman. She had curves th... read more

Falling In: Vol 4 (Taking the Fall)

Alexa Riley

Saint and Jeanette's story. They met by chance. Or so she thought... Losing her wasn't something he was willing to do. Sometimes life takes you to the edge, but Jeanette had a Saint to catch her. This is the short story of how they met, how they fell in love, and how much Saint loves going down on her. This story must be read after Vols 1-3 to fully understand Jeanette and Saint’s story. This ... read more

Saint and Jeanette's story. They met by chance. Or so she thought... Losing her wasn't something he was willing to do. Sometimes life takes you to the edge, but Jeanette had a Saint to catch her. This is the short story of how they met, how they fell in love, and how much Saint loves going down on her. This story must be read after Vols 1-3 to fully understand Jeanette and Saint’s story. This ... read more

Taking the Fall: Vol 3

Alexa Riley

Carter has spent years protecting her from this man, but now Layla has fallen right into his hands. With his world crashing down around him, Carter won't stop until he gets the vengeance he deserves. But will he succeed in saving the only person he has ever loved? Warning: Vol. 3 contains triple the steam, triple the love, and triple the cheese. Not responsible for Kindles covered in Velveeta.... read more

Carter has spent years protecting her from this man, but now Layla has fallen right into his hands. With his world crashing down around him, Carter won't stop until he gets the vengeance he deserves. But will he succeed in saving the only person he has ever loved? Warning: Vol. 3 contains triple the steam, triple the love, and triple the cheese. Not responsible for Kindles covered in Velveeta.... read more

Taking the Fall: Vol 2

Alexa Riley

Carter has finally claimed his woman and he's never letting her go... Having her has only seemed to fuel his obsession. Old demons are coming for Cherry and he’s doing everything in his power to protect her. Can he keep her safe while looking over his shoulder? Will her new secret send him over the edge? Can they find peace in chaos? Maybe the very thing that started it all could give him more... read more

Carter has finally claimed his woman and he's never letting her go... Having her has only seemed to fuel his obsession. Old demons are coming for Cherry and he’s doing everything in his power to protect her. Can he keep her safe while looking over his shoulder? Will her new secret send him over the edge? Can they find peace in chaos? Maybe the very thing that started it all could give him more... read more

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