Hire a Proofreader in Bristol

We've sourced the best proofreaders in Bristol who are ready to help you with all your proofreading needs.

Stephanie M.

Stephanie M.

Bristol, UK

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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

Malcolm C.

Malcolm C.

Bristol, UK

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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 M.

Jo M.

Yatton, Bristol, UK

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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

Sinead F.

Sinead F.

Windsor, United Kingdom

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I am a qualified copy editor, proofreader and manuscript appraiser, with ten years' experience in the industry.


Work experience:

  • Published by HarperCollins
  • Freelance

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

Genres: Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Health & Wellbeing History Humanities & Social Sciences Historical Fiction Fiction Women's Fiction Self-Help & Self-Improvement Literary Fiction Mystery & Crime

Judith P.

Judith P.

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

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Children's book editor, specializing in middle-grade and picture books. Experienced in helping authors turn good ideas into great books.


Work experience:

  • Plurus Books
  • Oxford University Press
  • Jacaranda Literary Agency
  • Oxford Brookes University

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Young Adult Fiction Picture Books Children's Middle Grade Education & Reference Non-Fiction

Emily Y.

Emily Y.

London, United Kingdom

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A Bookseller Rising Star and commercial fiction editor with ten years editing experience at Penguin Random House, Hachette and HarperCollins


Work experience:

  • Quercus (Hachette UK)
  • Ebury & Del Rey (Penguin Random House)
  • Orion Publishing (Hachette UK)
  • Avon (HarperCollins)

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

Genres: Mystery & Crime Fiction Dystopian Science Fiction Romance Women's Fiction Thriller & Suspense Fantasy Historical Fiction

Loma H.

Loma H.

London, United Kingdom

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Friendly, efficient editor and researcher with a deep passion for books and authors. Reading is my pleasure as well as my profession.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Young Adult Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction History Humanities & Social Sciences Travel Historical Fiction Women's Fiction Short Story Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

Liz J.

Liz J.

Wells, United Kingdom

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I have worked as an editor since 1998, across a range of genres. I enjoy finding practical ways to help your project shine.


Work experience:

  • Liz Jones Editorial Solutions
  • Quarto
  • Scholastic (Educational Division)
  • Usborne
  • Miles Kelly Publishing

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Art Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Cooking, Food, Wine, & Spirits DIY & Crafts Home & Garden Writing & Publishing Mystery & Crime Education & Reference Children’s Non-Fiction Design Architecture

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Proofreader Bristol

Most writers make spelling, grammar, and punctuation errors in their work. However, actually noticing these errors is difficult, even for the most seasoned writer — which is why they hire proofreaders to serve as their eagle-eyed double-checkers.

Proofreading is not a task for just anybody. You need to find an individual who has experience working as a proofreader — bonus points if they’ve worked on books in your genre. Apart from catching the aforementioned mechanical mistakes, they will make sure that your style stays consistent and that you’re not accidentally describing things totally differently from scene to scene. For example, if you say a certain character’s hair is blonde and then later it changes to brown? A proofreader will catch that and make sure you fix it before publishing.

Ultimately, proofreaders save you time and reassure you that your final manuscript is as professional as possible. Get one step closer to finding the best proofreader in Bristol by signing up on Reedsy today!

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