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Copy Editing and Proofreading

I have advised and proofread for major publishing and broadcasting companies in four continents.

I am happy to offer you

Copy editing, to bring manuscripts to print-readiness

Proofreading - that final check on every last detail before the first print-run

Help and advice if you're an author at work on a manuscript or a publisher seeking an expert opinion.

Attention to detail makes all the difference! An embarrassed publisher had to destroy thousands of copies of a new book after confusing 'putrefy' and 'purify.' A proofreader would have saved the day!   

I advise, proofread and copy edit in the areas where I am widely published - mainly children's and educational books (as featured here). However, I have qualified associates with expertise in fiction and humanities. Foremost among them is my novelist son Robin Triggs, author of Night Shift.

In the words of a recent customer,

'How impressed I've been with the thoroughness of your proof-reading and editorial comments.

You're a pleasure to work with - meticulous, reliable and excellent value for money.'

We're old enough to remember paper but normally work with digital copy, making corrections and recommendations in the clear-cut way you can see in these examples.

Please use the contact form below; or, for a speedy quote, send the work or a representative sample to [email protected]

Tony D Triggs

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The corrected manuscript extracts on this page have been used with the kind permissions of Jason Butler, author of Money Moments.