Hire a Proofreader in Bristol

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Ruth S.

Ruth S.

Bristol, UK

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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

Paul N.

Paul N.

Bristol, UK

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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

Chris Evan B.

Chris Evan B.

Bristol, UK

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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

Nicole E.

Nicole E.

Bristol, UK

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Experienced editor | Content developer | Project manager | ELT specialist | Organised, creative and conscientious


Work experience:

  • National Geographic Learning
  • Macmillan Education
  • Various
  • Pearson
  • Continuum (now Bloomsbury)
  • John Wiley
  • Self-employed

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: ELT Non-Fiction Writing & Publishing Education & Reference Sociology Humanities & Social Sciences

Robin S.

Robin S.

Bristol, England, UK

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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

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

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

Hannah W.

Hannah W.

Bristol, UK

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I've edited philosophy, cultural studies and history books for publishers such as Bloomsbury and I.B.Tauris., and am also a tennis expert.


Work experience:

  • Self-employed
  • Catena Media
  • Caledonian Media

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading Indexing

Genres: History Humanities & Social Sciences Non-Fiction Middle Eastern & Islamic Studies Philosophy Political Science & Current Affairs Art

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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.

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