I have a great deal of experience in structural editing, copy-editing and proofreading across all genres of non-fiction, from comedy to memoir, history to pop culture, sports to feminist think pieces. I also very much enjoy working on commercial women's fiction. I have always had a passion for words and a very sharp eye for detail, and I gained my training as a copy-editor with Cambridge University Press, so rest assured that in my hands your manuscript will receive the best editorial treatment.
Imagine for a moment that you are 6-years-old and you are woken in the early hours, bathed and then dressed in rags before being led down to an ominous looking tent at the end of your garden. And there, you are subjected to the cruellest cut, ordered by your own mother. Forced down on a bed, her legs held apart, Hibo Warderewas made to undergo female genital cutting, a process so brutal, she n... read more
THIS IS MY FIRST EVER OFFICIAL BOOK! Aloha Sprinklerinos! Imagine you are in one of those glorious vintage shops where every surface is laden with treasure. Cut glass, pill boxes, old cameras, pendants, chests of drawers and stacks and stacks of books. This book is like that. Each chapter is one of those gem encrusted tins that you can open, peep inside and enjoy. You can either methodically w... read more
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Catching Babies The inspirational story of life as a midwife. From her very first day as a nervous student nurse in Blackburn to the dedicated completion of her nursing qualifications and her training as a midwife in Burnley, Sheena Byrom has never once looked back, enjoying a thirty-five-year career with the NHS. Catching Babies is a moving account of an extraordinary career. It reveals the u... read more
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I'm an editor, ghostwriter, and publishing consultant specializing in narrative nonfiction and commercial fiction.
I have ten years of editorial experience at major publishing houses and specialize in narrative and illustrated nonfiction for adults.