John Abernethy

John Abernethy - Editor

Edinburgh, UK

Writer, commissioning editor, and project manager. Specialises in projects pertaining to Scotland, but an internationalist at heart.

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Author of 12 published books under the names John Abernethy, J Abernethy, and John KV Eunson. Ghost writer, editor, and blogger. Genres include children's, history, tourism, sport, and humour, and bestselling books include Heather the Highland Cow, Collins Little History of Scotland, and the autobiography of Barbara Dickson.

Former publishing director and commissioning editor of Lomond Books and Black & White publishing respectively, bringing more than 100 books to publication. Worked extensively with authors to bring their vision to print, and offers collaboration and frank editorial assessment.

English (UK)
Health & Wellbeing
Sports & Outdoors
Humor & Comedy
Picture Books

Work experience

Commissioning Editor, Project Manager, Buyer

March, 2008 – Present (about 15 years)

Provide freelance writing and editing services

Commissioning Editor, Project Manager & Buyer

March, 2004 – February, 2020 (almost 16 years)

Portfolio (15 selected works)

Caledonia Dreaming

Kv Eunson, John

The Scottish Golf Book

Campbell, Malcolm, Satterley, Glyn

Highland Cows

Colin Baxter

Scottish Lochs

Colin Baxter

Crabbit Old Buggers!

Eunson, John K. V.

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