I provide fast, professional, flexible and affordable freelance proofreading services for businesses, publishers, authors, academics, students and charities. Specialisms include business, marketing, travel, social sciences, humanities and education.
I hold a Merit in Basic Proofreading from the Publishing Training Centre, a 2:1 (Hons) degree in International Business and French from Aston University, Birmingham and have considerable experience working in IT marketing, travel, retail and education.
Current and recently completed proofreading projects include:
– PhD theses (Marketing, 65,000 words; Environmental Studies, 76,000 words);
– MA Education dissertation (Second Language Acquisition);
– MSc dissertations (including Actuarial Science, Marketing Management);
– International Finance textbook (76,000 words, published November 2014 – Elsevier);
– US crime novel;
– Academic journals from ESL authors (Economics & Business, Arts & Social Sciences – University of Warwick, Warsaw School of Economics, Kyoto University, Osaka Prefecture University);
– SEO keyphrase content;
– Charity reports and newsletters – volunteer proofreader for Anthony Nolan and Birmingham Children's Hospital.
Recent client testimonials:
"Great work … Hire Simon, forget the rest!"
"Simon has worked on several reports for me so far and I have always found his service very helpful and professional. He always provides a quick turnaround and accurate comments. Great service for a reasonable price. I will definitely use his service for any future work."
"Simon proofread my 15,000-word MA thesis and sorted out all the APA referencing in four days from when I asked him, a day earlier than my stated deadline, all for a very reasonable price."
"Simon did a fantastic job of editing my manuscript and making incredibly insightful and valuable suggestions for improving my book. Will be using again very soon."
"SPs and Qs Proofreading has been excellent when it came to proofreading my PhD thesis. The grammar and spelling proofreading was excellent, Simon understood the subject area and the turnaround was extremely quick and efficient. I would recommend SPs and Qs."
"I'm very pleased with Simon's work. He suggested good changes and helped me to get clarity on my work where I was lacking. He completed the work on time and professionally. I would definitely use him again."
"Fantastic job. Returned well within deadline and pulled out all the stops to get this completed. Highly recommended. Thank you Simon!"
I will provide a fast and competitive quote for your proofreading work, regardless of its size or subject area. I can usually begin work at short notice and always provide as much flexibility as you and your project require. Please visit my website or contact me for further information.
Simon proof read my 15000 MA Thesis and sorted out all the APA referencing in 4 days from when I asked him, a day earlier than my stated deadline all for a very reasonable price.
Simon provided me a first class service, excellent work, and a flexible approach, comes highly recommended
I am very glad for the help provided by Mr. Simon Pegler. He worked very fast and answered all my doubts. I will be happy to keep recommending his work to other foreigner friends studying in London. Thank you very much!