My name is Bridget Gevaux. I am a long-established English proofreader and copy-editor, having worked successfully as a professional manuscript editor for the past 15 years in the UK. I trained and qualified at the Publishing Training Centre and I am a Professional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP). I also hold a BA degree and MA in Classical Studies. To learn more about me and how I work, please read Why Choose Me.
Are you a book author looking for a competent and reliable copy-editor to check your manuscript? Whether it is a first edit, or you simply need someone to proofread for errors before submitting your work, I can provide a professional service to ensure your manuscript is polished and error-free. I can edit the following:
Are you a student, postgraduate or academic looking for someone to edit your dissertation, PhD thesis or research article? I offer very competitive student proofreading rates.
I offer a genuine, fast and reliable service, which is why my clients continue to use my services. Clients include: publishers, individual book authors, self-publishing authors, blog writers, businesses, government advisory bodies, charities, academic authors (professors, lecturers, post-doctoral researchers) as well as PhD research students, including ESL students. My student rates start at £7/1000 words.
Whether you are in London, Oxford, Cambridge, Norwich, Manchester, Birmingham, the UK, Hong Kong, China, Iran, India, France, Germany, Spain or Dubai, you can submit your manuscript or PhD thesis to me in Word format by email.
I would be happy to provide a free sample edit. Just email a few pages of your document, together with the total word count, and I will return it to you with my corrections and quote.
Whether your manuscript is fiction, non-fiction, academic, or you are planning to publish your manuscript as an ebook, my aim is to bring your work to the highest standard possible required for publication. I will check spelling, punctuation, grammar and make sure your manuscript conforms to publishing industry-recognised standards. Attention to detail is imperative, and all work is guaranteed confidential. Even if you decide to self-publish your book, it is worth the small investment of having your manuscript proofread and edited. To learn more about my editing service, please read Manuscript Editing.
My careful proofreading and editing services will provide clear, error-free materials that let you present a professional image. Whether you are a small business, non-profit or large corporation, your company's message is key to gaining and retaining customers. I can proofread and edit annual reports, shareholder reports, website text, marketing material, etc.
Submit Your Document and I will help your business deliver appealing communications, including web content.
Student proofreading £7/1000 words. I welcome proofreading submissions from students worldwide. I can proofread your PhD thesis, dissertation, or research paper. I also welcome enquiries from ESL students. I work with a small team of academic proofreaders and, if I am unable to work on your paper myself, it will be passed to one of my colleagues. You will, however, be notified of this at the beginning. Fast turnaround. Read more about my student proofreading service.
"A few weeks after Bridget edited my manuscript, it was accepted by two literary agents! I
couldn't have done this without her help. A lovely lady and very thorough and professional service."
Georgina Daventry, author.
"Excellent service. Bridget saw errors in my PhD I would never have noticed. Would definitely recommend."
Justin Hill, PhD Candidate
"Very good proofreader. Will use your services again. Thank you!"
Mary Bernado, International Student