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Paul

Paul

Bristol, UK

Copy-editor + proofreader. Legal/STM/humanities academic book specialist – OUP and Palgrave Macmillan. Worked at LexisNexis, IOP Publishing.


Work experience:

  • Paul Nash Freelance
  • IOP Publishing
  • Jordan Publishing Ltd
  • LexisNexis
  • AIRB
  • Practical Musician

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Philosophy, Life Sciences, Math & Science, Law, Education & Reference, Psychology, Political Science & Current Affairs, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences

Robin

Robin

Bristol, England, UK

Twenty years' experience in commercial fiction and non-fiction for such publishers as HarperCollins, Virgin, Harlequin and Little, Brown.


Work experience:

  • Bath & West Life magazine
  • Press Association
  • Self-employed
  • Proscenium Theatre Publications Ltd

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Historical Fiction, Fiction, Thriller & Suspense, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, True Crime, Mystery & Crime, Action & Adventure

Malcolm

Malcolm

Bristol, UK

Bestselling author, editor, commissioning editor, packager and publishing consultant. Will work for biscuits.


Work experience:

  • Portico
  • Château de Pommard
  • Robson Books
  • Me Me Me Publishing Services

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Entertainment, Non-Fiction, Music, Humanities & Social Sciences, Travel, Humor & Comedy, Fiction, Biographies & Memoirs, Picture Books, Children's, Contemporary Fiction, Plays & Screenplays

Jo

Jo

Yatton, Bristol, UK

A seasoned project manager/editor (25+ years in house) in social sciences/humanities, I love collaborating to bring out the best in a book.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Bristol University Press/Policy Press
  • Jordan Publishing Ltd

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Law, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Sociology, Political Science & Current Affairs, Education & Reference, Biographies & Memoirs, Children's, Fiction

Chris Evan

Chris Evan

Bristol, UK

Non-fiction editor with 15 years' experience of helping authors to make great books. Specialisms: music, geography, history, business.


Work experience:

  • Freelance publishing/editorial services
  • Nelson Thornes Educational Publisher

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading Query Letter Review

Genres: Geography, Humanities & Social Sciences, Non-Fiction, Music, History, Business & Management, Psychology, Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference

David

David

Bristol, UK

I have over 10 years' experience working with publishers including Penguin Random House. I want to help you tell stories that matter to you.


Work experience:

  • University of Cape Town
  • Stellenbosch University
  • GetSmarter
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment

Genres: Poetry, Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Short Story, Biographies & Memoirs, Non-Fiction, Philosophy, Humanities & Social Sciences, Buddhism, Religion & Spirituality, Literary Fiction

Ruth

Ruth

Bristol, UK

My specialty is crafts, interiors and lifestyle. I have 20 years' experience working with words, including editing best-selling magazines.


Work experience:

  • Immediate Media Co. Ltd
  • Future plc

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: DIY & Crafts, Non-Fiction, Fashion & Textiles, Home & Garden, Inspirational

Stephanie

Stephanie

Bristol, UK

Versatile editor and award-winning writer specialising in lifestyle content, including design, environment and landscape


Work experience:

  • Stephanie Mahon
  • Archant Specialist/Chelsea Magazines
  • Reading Retreats in Rural Italy
  • Whitespace
  • Bellrock Communications

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits, Non-Fiction, Design, Home & Garden, Nature, Earth, Space, & Environmental Sciences, Math & Science, DIY & Crafts, Architecture

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