Hello. I’m Sophie Playle – specialist fiction editor.

If you’re an author who wants to improve your novel and prepare it for publication, you’re in the right place. I offer editorial services just for you. And if you’re a writer (or an editor) with a thirst for knowledge, you may find my online courses just the ticket. I believe in honesty and empathy, and I truly want to see you achieve your ambitions.

About Liminal Pages

Manuscript Critique

A fresh, objective perspective on your manuscript.

A manuscript critique provides expert analysis and unbiased guidance to help you see the bigger picture.

Developmental Editing

Detailed guidance to help you achieve your vision.

A developmental edit provides detailed big-picture feedback to help you finish writing the novel you’re aspiring to write.

Line & Copy-Editing

Amplify your voice. Polish those sentences.

Is your grammar and punctuation up to scratch? Let me help you eradicate errors and improve your prose.

Want to do what I do?

Learn how to become a freelance book editor (who’s worth hiring) with Start Fiction Editing

A tutored 6-week online course for wannabe freelance novel editors. Learn everything you need to know to set up and run a fiction editing business so you can get paid to edit books all day long while drinking copious amounts of tea.

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