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Caroline Barden Proofreader - proofreading services

I am a qualified proofreader and copy-editor offering a professional and friendly service.

Here are some of the many ways I can help you:

  • Checking spelling, grammar and punctuation.
  • Raising queries regarding meaning.
  • Making suggestions regarding consistency in your manuscript – upholding your own writing voice.

Fiction and non-fiction

 “I found the comments to be clear and helpful which made my book look wonderful and flow so much better.” GB

I work with biographers, novelists, short story writers, historians and local Liverpool authors.

Book cover The Spirit of the Reels        Book cover The Swan Bone Flute

                                                                    Artwork © Katherine Soutar

Academic and educational

“Caroline’s background in education has been a real bonus for us, bringing very tangible ‘added value’ to the task.” Black Sheep Press

“You were highly recommended to me and I am so grateful that you made the whole process so smooth, user friendly and supportive.”  J J

My specialist subject areas are education, specialist education, health and social care, humanities and social sciences. I also welcome work from other disciplines; please contact me to discuss your requirements.

My recent clients include:

  • Black Sheep Press – educational resources
  • QBS Learning – education and social care
  • Taylor and Francis – multi-author books

About me

I am a Professional Member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading. See my directory entry here.

Read more about me here

Click to contact me today and let me know how I can help you. I will assess your project and give you a fast, no obligation quote tailored to your own requirements.
I look forward to hearing from you.