I’m an experienced freelance writer, editor and Internet research specialist with more than 25 years working for leading international publishers, including Pearson Education, Routledge and Cambridge University Press. After earlier pursuing 14 years in academic research in the UK and Ireland I spent a couple of years as a writer myself, including publishing several short stories and articles and contributing to a Dictionary of Theories.
Proofreading of CCEA GCSE Mathematics Foundation Practice Book for 2nd Edition
Answer checking and proofreading of AQA GCSE Chemistry 9-1 Grade 8/9 Booster Workbook
Copy-editing of organic chemistry papers prior to typesetting for the Journal of Chemical Research
Copy-editing and proofreading of BTEC L2 and L3 Nationals in Engineering
English language polishing for academic authors whose first language is not English
I'm a regular freelance contributor at Routledge (part of Taylor & Francis Group, itself now part of the Informa Group) working on the International Who’s Who biographical reference volume, including new entry creation, content editing and proofreading, as well as on its companion publications, the International Who’s Who of Women, Who’s Who in International Affairs, International Who’s Who in Classical Music, International Who’s Who in Popular Music and contributions to the Europa World Year Book, Western Europe, The Far East and Australasia and the South Asia Regional Surveys.
I've worked with Addison Wesley Longman (now part of Pearson Education Ltd) English Language Teaching (ELT) Division on several interactive CD-ROMs and numerous specialist titles for Longman Dictionaries.
Recent titles I've worked on for Pearson Education (Higher and Professional Education) include:
Wood, Business Accounting, Vol. 2 2012
Wyatt, Budgeting Forecasting 2012
Mishkin, Economics of Money, Banking and Finance, 1st edn 2013
Sloman, Essentials of Economics, 6th edn 2013
Croft: Mathematics for Engineers (MyLab series) 2013
Williams, Brilliant Passing Numerical Reasoning Tests 2014
James et al., Modern Engineering Mathematics, 5th edn 2015
Croft & Davison, Foundation Mathematics, 6th edn 2016
When you need to source accurate information on the past history, achievements and current activities of leading world figures, from heads of state to sporting greats, Europa's The International Who's Who 2015 provides the answer. Published annually since 1935 The International Who's Who is your source for hard-to-find biographical details on over 25,000 of the world's most prominent and influ... read more
The International Who’s Who in Classical Music 2015 is a vast source of biographical and contact information for singers, instrumentalists, composers, conductors, managers and more. Each entrant has been given the opportunity to update his or her information for the new improved 2015 edition. Each biographical entry comprises personal information, principal career details, repertoire, recordin... read more
A comprehensive survey of the countries and territories of this region, incorporating the latest economic and socio-political developments. New for 2015: - discussion and expert analysis of elections throughout the region - details of developments in relations with the EU for current and prospective members, and within the eurozone - fully revised essay content, including new essays on the pos... read more
All the practise and experience you need to become familiar with all the common tests, feel comfortable with a range of difficulty levels and sail through the test on the day.
Were you looking for the book with access to MyEconLab? This product is the book alone, and does NOT come with access to MyEconLab. Buy Essentials of Economics 6th edition with MyEconLab access card, (ISBN 9780273783930) if you need access to the MyEconLab as well, and save money on this brilliant resource. Essentials of Economics, is the market leading concise text in introductory economics. ... read more
The study of greenhouse climates in the earth's past leads to a greater understanding of the factors that influence today's climate. In this fully integrated volume, leading experts in paleoclimatology present cutting edge paleontological, geological, and theoretical research to assess intervals of global warmth. Coverage examines warm climate intervals during the Paleozoic, Mesozoic and Cenoz... read more
This chronology of science is divided into chapters by time period and within each chapter by scientific area, giving a complete overview of the progress of science, and allowing easy cross-reference between the various disciplines. It should be a useful source for the general reader with an interest in science as well as school and college students. Over 2500 events in the history of science ... read more
Written for the wide range of practitioners working with young children, this book gives guidance on both the theory and the practical management of drama in the Early Years. The relationship between 'pretend play' and the cognitive and affective development of young children is emphasised, having much to inform us about the children in our care. Major themes are children's need to experience ... read more
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News guy at heart, believe in grammar and telling stories. World-view shaped by life abroad and 60 years as a Chicago Cubs fan.