Editing


EDITING/PROOFREADING – FICTION

NOVELS
•  Zhòh / The Spirit of the Wolf: Robert Hayes
— historical
•  Blip: Amy Sharman — young-adult
•  Love Ledgers: Confessions of a Plain Jane Accountant: Connie Lukey — humour/romance
  Shadows, Shells, and Spain: John Meyer — travel (Camino)
•  Zhòh / The Clan of the Wolf: Robert Hayes — historical
  Kollie Blackswell & the Professors of Livingston: Alethea Spiridon / BeCreative — fantasy


EDITING/PROOFREADING – NON-FICTION

— EDUCATION/PHILOSOPHY/ACADEMIC

Books
•  The Holistic Handbook: RTI Publishing — holistic health, in progress
•  Cultivating Leadership: Jo-Anne Hill — hotel industry leadership
•  How to Wear Bare Feet: Sue Regan Kenney — barefooting
  Religion, Liberty, and the Jurisdictional Limits of Law: Barry W. Bussey and Iain T. Benson — legal, multi-author volume
  Andre Dubus / Moving Toward Redemption: Andrea Ivanov-Craig — Andre Dubus, American writer
•  The Soul of Place: Michael Jones — placemaking
•  The Brain Show / Behind the Scenes: Zeev Nitsan MD — brain neurology (ESL author)
•  Biology (McGraw-Hill Ryerson): Dawn Hunter / Mark My Words — university textbook
•  Multiplication and division section: Alethea Spiridon / BeCreative — teacher resource manual

Papers/Theses
  Re-engaging Canada in United Nations Peace Operations: Peter Langille — Policy Options
•  “India’s Arms Imports”: Maaike Verbruggen — master’s thesis (ESL author)
•  “The Monitoring of the Rights of the Child”: Tara Collins — grad paper

— MEMOIR
•  Adoption Unplugged: Jay Bancroft — international transracial adoption
•  Swimming in a Red Sea: Lawrelynd Bowin — growing up in Guinea/female circumcision
  The Abridged Memoirs of General Choi Hong HiBrian Jantzi — journals of the tai kwon do founder
  Que Sera, Sara: Sandy Sharon Skepple — growing up in Antigua
  Expecting Sunshine: Alexis Marie Chute — pregnancy after the loss of a newborn
•  Objects In Mirror Are Closer Than They Appear: Pauline Johansen — growing up in a large immigrant Catholic family

— ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)
•  National Geographic Learning/Cengage — online ESL course for students in the UAE
•  Colborne Communications / SENA — online ESL course
•  Muskoka Language International — ESL curriculum
•  “India’s Arms Imports”: Maaike Verbruggen — master’s thesis (ESL author)
•  The Brain Show / Behind the Scenes: Zeev Nitsan MD — book on brain neurology (ESL author)

— NEWSLETTERS
•  Edition: Editors’ Association of Canada, Toronto — member newsletter
•  The Green Party of Ontario — member newsletter
•  Conservancy News — land-conservancy member newsletter
•  HABAC: Human Animal Bond Association of Canada — newsletter
•  Breakthrough — literacy-group newsletter
•  Pawprint: Apex Publishers — newsletter for magazine advertising prospects

— MAGAZINES
•  Multiple Moments: Multiple Births Canada
•  Charity Gala. The Gambler: Evermore Publishing
•  Holiday International — press kit for magazine
•  Dogs in Canada (monthly and annual): Apex Publishers

— WEBSITES
•  Tiny Talent World — children’s talent agency
•  Assembly Editors Group — group offering Hansard editorial services
•  Holistica Ottawa — holistic health
•  Holiday International — travel-lifestyle membership

— GUIDEBOOKS/WORKBOOKS
•  Streets Alive!: Streets Alive Productions — annual public-art exhibit
•  Positive Youth Development: Parks and Recreation Ontario — facilitator guide, workbook, PowerPoint presentation

— DIRECTORIES/CATALOGUES
•  Canadian Who’s Who: Third Sector Publishingdirectory of biographies
•  Bookshelf and Awards: Canadian Authors Association — catalogue
•  Dogs Annual: Apex Publishers — directory of dog breeders
•  Toronto Map Guide: Apex Publishers — directory/map of Toronto accommodations and restaurants

— HANSARD
•  Hansard, Northwest Territories: Assembly Editors Group — verbatim record of legislative proceedings in the NWT


MANUSCRIPT EVALUATION
•  Pot Doc: Dr. Michael Geci — memoir on the battle to legalize medical marijuana in the US
• 
The Spin: Suzanne Crone — humour/fantasy/sci-fi, novel
•  The G.O.D.: Amy Glin — speculative fiction, novel (read-through for the editor)
•  Blip: Amy Sharman — young-adult novel