Black Dog Books, 6 years, from publicist to commissioning editor
Text Publishing, 6 years, acquisitions editor
Freelancer, 2 years. 


my work

I've edited in a wide variety of genres and styles, worked on
fiction and non-fiction, books for children, young adults and adults.
Many of my books have gone on to become award-winners
and bestsellers.


Developmental editing
Structural editing
Copy editing
Project management
Content writing for marketing/publicity/websites

what I offer

All of the above.





Graeme Simsion, Barbara Blackman, John Green, Raimond Gaita, David Levithan, Sally Rippin, Jessica Rudd, Paula Weston, Ramona Koval, Carole Wilkinson, Leanne Hall, Karen Tayleur, A.J. Betts, Angela Savage, S.J. Watson, Leon Davidson, Jennifer Scoullar, Lloyd Jones, and many others.

AS A FREELANCER i work for

  • Publishers
  • Authors at the pre-contract stage, helping them to shape their work before submitting to a publisher or agent
  •  Authors intending to self-publish.

other stuff i do