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I offer a friendly specialist
service for writers who may struggle to find assistance elsewhere.



Dyslexia-friendly service


 

Transcription of hand-written or recorded work
 

 

Assistance where English is second language
 

 

Layout and formatting for

ebook and printed book
 


Cover design
 


Voice recording

for audio book
 


Liaison with
printers etc

 

 

Free no obligation quote

 

Testimonials

Lesley Atherton, Editor

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Just a few of the most recent wonderful comments on my editorial/publishing work.

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"Really good job done – it takes a lot to impress me and I am very impressed what you have achieved"

JP Hatchard

"...my ever-grateful thanks must go to my publisher, Lesley Atherton. It is Lesley’s unfailing support of my work, especially during this uncertain time, that has been a beacon of hope, providing the impetus and encouragement to drive me forward. Her enthusiasm and love of words never fails to impress me"

Dr David Holding

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Contact Lesley Atherton on wordsarelife@mail.com for a free
no-obligation quote.

 

It's time to begin your own writing story. 

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"Thanks so much for everything"

Annie Woods

I am a Creative Writing (Novel) Masters Graduate (MMU) and a BA (Hons) Graduate in Philosophy. Despite having thirty years of experience in proof-reading, editing, writing copy and publishing, my library of grammar reference books is continually consulted, as are other spelling, grammar and flow tools. I'm happy to provide examples of work should you require them.