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Thank you again for your team’s help. This has really been a great experience working with you and I am very happy with the results.
Tasha De LucaMA, Interior Design, University of Manitoba (2019)
I put down my manuscript for several years, filing it away in a folder titled 'Book, Unfinished. ' Then Beth McAuley of The Editing Company stepped into my life. My 'Manuscript Whisperer' gently nuzzled me back to the ring, with calm voice, skill and keen enthusiasm. Beth wasn't going to let go of me until the manuscript was published. Her faith in both me and the book meant the world to me.
Linda Rosenbaumauthor of Not Exactly As Planned: A Memoir of Adoption, Secrets and Abiding Love (Demeter Press, 2014)
Awesome! The Parent Handbook looks great! Beth and Lesley-Anne, thanks so much for your editing work and for creating a clean and professional-looking document for the Centre. It was a pleasure working with you both.
Meredith Newman, Director of OperationsTrust Child Care Centres, Toronto (2018)
Thank you for doing such a super job of clearing the music permissions on a very short timeline. I really appreciate your amazing work on this project, and the fabulous results. Your hard work is VERY much appreciated! And, as I say, I’ll be back in touch with regard to permissions for my next novel.
Tom WaymanThe Shadows We Mistake for Love (Douglas & McIntyre, 2015)
Thank you Beth and Lesley-Anne for all your help with copy editing and producing the Canadian Journal of Education four times a year. We absolutely cannot do it without you.
Katy Ellsworth, Managing EditorCanadian Journal of Education (2014–2019)