Penny Brown

Penny Brown - Editor

Neyland, UK

Indexing services. Preparation of back-of -the-book indexes in humanities, education and training, and illustrated non-fiction

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Overview

A freelance indexer since the year 2000 and accredited member of the Society of Indexers. I have worked for academic publishers (Taylor & Francis, Pearson Education) mainly in the fields of humanities, politics and education. I also have experience in indexing texts on science, maths and English for trainee teachers (Learning Matters). Other subjects include, climbing, cycling, photography, running and sailing and lots more (Urban Ant, Amber Bools). An indexing life is never dull!

Services
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Biographies & Memoirs
Business & Management
Children's Books (Non-Fiction)
Education & Reference
Entertainment
Health & wellbeing
Politics & Current Affairs
Self-help & Self-improvement
Sports & outdoor recreation
Travel

Certifications

  • Accredited Member of the Society of Indexers
  • BA Mathematics

Work experience

Freelance Indexer

Self-employed
October, 2000 – Present (almost 18 years)

I have worked for Taylor & Francis, Learning Matters, Pearson Education, Urban Ant and Amber Books.

Portfolio (14 selected works)

The National Curriculum and the Teachers′ Standards

Learning Matters

The national curriculum provides an outline of core knowledge around which teachers can develop exciting and stimulating lessons to promote the development of pupils’ knowledge, understanding and skills as part of the wider school curriculum. The Teachers′ Standards underpin professional practice and all teachers need to work towards and within this framework. This two-in-one handbook presents... read more

The national curriculum provides an outline of core knowledge around which teachers can develop exciting and stimulating lessons to promote the development of pupils’ knowledge, understanding and skills as part of the wider school curriculum. The Teachers′ Standards underpin professional practice and all teachers need to work towards and within this framework. This two-in-one handbook presents... read more

Edexcel International GCSE (9-1) Further Pure Mathematics Student Book

Ali Datoo

Edexcel International GCSE (9-1) Further Pure Mathematics Student Book provides comprehensive coverage of the new specification and is designed to supply students with the best preparation possible for the examination. These new resource also have progression, international relevance and support at their core. Integrated exam practice throughout, with differentiated revision exercises, exam pr... read more

Edexcel International GCSE (9-1) Further Pure Mathematics Student Book provides comprehensive coverage of the new specification and is designed to supply students with the best preparation possible for the examination. These new resource also have progression, international relevance and support at their core. Integrated exam practice throughout, with differentiated revision exercises, exam pr... read more

The Periodic Table: A Field Guide to the Elements

Paul Parsons, Gail Dixon

The Periodic Table is one of the most recognizable images in science - and in our culture. Its 118 elements make up everything on our planet and in the entire universe. But how many of us actually know how to interpret its distinctive design? And what does its unique arrangement tell us about the behaviour of each element in the world around us? The Periodic Table looks at the fascinating stor... read more

The Periodic Table is one of the most recognizable images in science - and in our culture. Its 118 elements make up everything on our planet and in the entire universe. But how many of us actually know how to interpret its distinctive design? And what does its unique arrangement tell us about the behaviour of each element in the world around us? The Periodic Table looks at the fascinating stor... read more

Climbing Beyond

James Pearson, Caroline Ciavaldini

From historic rock-faces to never-before summited peaks, this stunning visual book brings to life the incredible experience of climbing hard and climbing high. Whether it is scaling the world’s most challenging peaks, bouldering on epic rock faces or hanging underneath the cavernous crags spread out along the ocean, rock-climbing is one of the world’s most exciting sports. From the most beauti... read more

From historic rock-faces to never-before summited peaks, this stunning visual book brings to life the incredible experience of climbing hard and climbing high. Whether it is scaling the world’s most challenging peaks, bouldering on epic rock faces or hanging underneath the cavernous crags spread out along the ocean, rock-climbing is one of the world’s most exciting sports. From the most beauti... read more

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