Paula has been working as an editor for over three years providing copyediting, proofreading and line editing services to publishers in the UK and abroad as well as to independent authors.
Paula had studied two courses with Liminal Pages: Introduction to Fiction Editing and Developmental Editing: Fiction Theory and recently began offering manuscript critiques and developmental editing to authors as well as edited dozens of fiction and non-fiction books.
She works as a content editor for Skyscanner (travel industry) and had undertaken ELT editing for an education provider in the UK (editing primary age materials for children in Brazil learning English). She worked on technical manuals for an IT publishing company in the UK and also copyedited and proofed academic materials.
Genres of fiction she specialises in, include crime, thriller and sci-fi/fantasy as well as YA fiction. She also edited and proofed non-fiction biographies, education books and business books during her tenure.
Paula has worked with publishers such as Saraband (UK), Sapere Books (UK), McNidder & Grace (UK) and Austin Macauley (US).
a. Book editing (fiction/non-fiction) from $0.0103 per word depending on manuscript (sample edit required)
b. Book proofreading (fiction/non-fiction) from $0.0085 per word
c. Line editing (fiction) - from 0.0109 per word
d. Developmental editing (fiction) - Rate on request
e. Article/academic editing - from $30 per hr
f. Book reading - $30 per hr
g. Content development - rate depending on project
Paula - Editing, Proofreading, Book Reading, Content Development
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