Send me your work, and I'll make it shine. I'm meticulous, reliable, efficient and organised. Also handy in a pub quiz. And I make good cakes.
- BA (Hons) English Literature
- Chapterhouse certificate in proofreading and copy editing
After ten years working for various publishers in-house, I have been a freelancer since January 2011. Skills include project managing, copy editing and proofreading as required for many different publishers, including Macmillan, Quarto, Quercus, Laurence King, HarperCollins and Thames and Hudson. I have worked on both adult and children’s reference, on subjects including outdoor adventure and sport, cookery, science, travel and photography.
Maternity cover, until own maternity leave. Project managed on-going titles and developed new concepts.
New Holland Publishers
Worked on the Travel, Adventure and Sport list, managing around 15 projects at any one time.
Managed many adult reference projects on subjects including art, history, music, cookery and sport.
Worked on children's reference titles for DK and other customers, including WHSmith, Marks and Spencer, Barnes and Noble, Ted Smart and Borders.