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Hi, I’m Sophie Playle, MA

Advanced Professional Member of the Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading & author of Developmental Editing for Fiction

After 10+ years of running my editorial business, I’m taking some time off to look after my new baby. I’ll no longer be offering editing services to authors, so please bear with me while I update my website to reflect this.

In the meantime, if you’re a fellow editor (or aspiring editor), you can take one of my self-study online courses!

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