Hire a Proofreader in Bristol

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

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

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

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

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

Gillian H.

Gillian H.

London, United Kingdom

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I have worked with many authors, and I never get tired of helping someone write the very best book they can. It's always a thrill.


Work experience:

  • Penguin Random House

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Romance Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Action & Adventure Historical Fiction Anthologies Women's Fiction Mystery & Crime Thriller & Suspense

Lesley W.

Lesley W.

England, United Kingdom

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Earth-friendly editor with a keen interest in politics, travel and education. Specialising in academic papers, culture and smiles.


Work experience:

  • LS Wyldbore Ltd

Services: Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Classics Fiction Historical Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Non-Fiction Humanities & Social Sciences Political Science & Current Affairs Nature Education & Reference Economics

Jenny J.

Jenny J.

London, United Kingdom

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Experienced editor of writing for children and adults (fiction, non-fiction, picture books, novelties) through all stages of editing.


Work experience:

  • Hot Key Books
  • Walker Books

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Editorial Assessment Proofreading

Genres: Literary Fiction Fiction Young Adult Picture Books Children's Travel Non-Fiction Middle Grade Parenting & Families Children's - Non-fiction

Samantha R.

Samantha R.

Cambridge, United Kingdom

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Editorial professional with background in ELT and educational materials, with some experience with fiction and non-fiction.


Work experience:

  • S.R. Editing
  • Macmillan Education
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Oxford University Press

Services: Editing Developmental Editing Copy Editing Proofreading

Genres: Children's - Non-fiction Non-Fiction ELT Education & Reference DIY & Crafts Classics Fiction Short Story Young Adult Nature Middle Grade Children's Picture Books

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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.

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