About Louise ...
I am a highly recommended professional proofreader with 23 years' publishing experience. I specialize in providing proofreading solutions for clients working in the social sciences, humanities, fiction and commercial non-fiction. My customers include publishers, project management agencies, professional institutions and independent writers. An Advanced Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP), I trained as a proofreader with the Publishing Training Centre and qualified with distinction. Freelance since 2006, I have proofread over 400 books.
Proofreading services for publishers
If you want to work with a trusted proofreader who has an in-house background, industry-recognized training, endorsements from your colleagues, and plenty of experience, please get in touch. My current client list includes a number of established academic and trade presses. I can work onscreen or on paper, blind or against copy, and on large jobs or small. I always deliver within budget, never miss a deadline, and pride myself on being able to follow a client's brief.
Proofreading services for independent authors
If you’re an independent author who needs a quality check on your manuscript, I offer a friendly and flexible service that focuses on your particular needs. I'll ensure you've achieved consistency with regards to layout and style, iron out any awkward non-standard phrasing, and eradicate grammar, punctuation and spelling errors.
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