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

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

   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! A publisher had to destroy thousands of copies of a new book due to an embarrassing use of 'putrefy' for 'purify.' See how a proofreader's markings 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 shown on my home page. However, I have qualified associates with expertise in fiction and humanities. Foremost among them is my novelist son Robin Triggs, whose Night Shift is reaching the bookshops this month.
Debut novel by literary consultant Robin Triggs

To quote a recent customer, 'How impressed I have been with the thoroughness of his proof-reading and editorial comments.'

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 really quick quote, send the work or a representative sample to [email protected] .

Tony D Triggs

Thank you for contacting me. I'll get back to you as soon as I can.
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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.

 His unsolicited comment: 'Tony is a pleasure to work with. He is meticulous, reliable and excellent value for money.'