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Pendley's Pro Editing Client Reviews

"Extremely Competent"

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

"Extremely Competent"

I could not recommend Heather Pendley more highly. She was extremely competent, very thorough, and uncommonly patient. In addition, she made time for me no matter how inconvenient my request for help.

And amazingly, she was less expensive

than all of her competition.

~ David Mullens, DPM, JD

How To Win Medicare Appeals  

"Top-Notch"

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

"Extremely Competent"

 Heather is a gifted indexer, copyeditor, and proofreader. I was so impressed with her work that I kept her contact information and reached out to her when I accepted a [new] position. Heather quickly impressed everyone on my team and is our most trusted copyeditor. Her diligence, punctuality, reliability, and professionalism are top-notch. I cannot recommend her enough! 


~ Kathryn Jones

Senior Content Manager, NEA

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

 Heather Pendley has provided reliable copyediting and proofreading service for several Highpoint books. She is often able to work on fairly short notice, offers very competitive fees and delivers on time—a golden attribute in this industry, I happily recommend Heather for any publisher seeking professional editorial skills.

       
~ Michael Roney
President, Highpoint Executive Publishing 

"Great Instincts"

"Great Instincts"

"Reliable & Delivers On Time"

 Heather is a rare one. She has great instincts as an editor and can give kind, encouraging feedback to authors. She also has the attention to detail that makes a great indexer. Her Chicago Manual of Style knowledge is wonderful. She would be an asset to any project. She gets our highest recommendation.

~ Henry DeVries
CEO, Indie Books International

"Extra Effort"

"Great Instincts"

"Very Impressed"

You went well above and beyond our agreement in your edit of Cuba—The Forbidden Island. We appreciate your work and extra effort. Thank you!


~ Pat & Cat Patterson

 Bicycling Beyond Boundaries series

"Very Impressed"

"Great Instincts"

"Very Impressed"

I wholeheartedly recommend Heather. She has done several jobs for me, most recently editing and improving my résumé. Heather also edited a story I was working on and I was very impressed with her eye for detail, helpful suggestions, and very quick response.


~ Francisco Alvarez

"An Eye for Words"

"An Eye for Words"

"An Eye for Words"

Heather did a wonderful job, well above and beyond what I was expecting; she is detail-oriented with an eye for words. I’m lucky I found her and will have her edit my forthcoming books. I highly recommend Heather to anyone.

~ Alyse Bukach

   Writer & Photographer    

"Terrific Index"

"An Eye for Words"

"An Eye for Words"

Wow, this is a terrific index. Heather has really strong mechanics but also does great structural work: her entries and sub-entries are really smart and the cross references are fantastic.   

 
~ Indexing QC

University of California Press

"Very Thorough"

"An Eye for Words"

"Very Thorough"

Got the two books checked and they look really great. My team and I are very happy with your work and feel lucky that we found you. You seem to be very thorough, getting into all necessary details and sharing nice comments and suggestions; useful for us and the writers. 


  ~ Issara K., 168 Publishing

"Great Job!"

"Clear & Concise"

"Very Thorough"

Heather! Thank you for tackling this for us. I just loved your questions and it was a helpful to list them so I can reflect before seeing them inside on the document.


 ~ Victoria Freudiger  

Editorial Director, Digi-Tall Media

"Positive Impact"

"Clear & Concise"

"Clear & Concise"

Thank you so much, your suggested changes were great . . . they make a positive impact on the readability. I appreciate the time and effort you put into helping me.


~ RayAnn S.

"Clear & Concise"

"Clear & Concise"

"Clear & Concise"

Heather, we received your edits and you did a great job. The notes were clear and concise. The article wasn’t over edited and the voice of the writer still came through.    

~ Jasmine W.

Overpowered Entertainment

"A Fantastic Editor"

"Bolstered My Confidence"

"Bolstered My Confidence"

Heather is a fantastic editor and I highly recommend her for any services you may need. She has been a big help to us as a part-time editor. Wish we could hire her full time.   

~ Rick Stoneking Sr.
CEO, International Travel Herald

"Bolstered My Confidence"

"Bolstered My Confidence"

"Bolstered My Confidence"

On numerous occasions, I consulted with Heather regarding the use of certain words and editorial issues. Her guidance bolstered my confidence as a reporter and reassured me that the stories gave clarity to our readers and confidence in our newspaper.


~ Joselito Villero

Reporter & Photographer, The Desert Review

"Detail-Oriented"

"Bolstered My Confidence"

"Detail-Oriented"

Heather is detail-oriented, highly professional, and very quick to deliver . . . I highly recommend her to anyone looking to turn around a project quickly with all of their i's dotted and t's crossed.   

~ Lilian Moreno, I.T.

"Excellent Work"

"Indexing Magician"

"Detail-Oriented"

 Heather helped me with final drafts. 

Excellent work, Heather, I’m impressed.

Thanks for all your help.

 

~ Jack Erickson

 RedBrick Press

"Indexing Magician"

"Indexing Magician"

"Indexing Magician"

Excellent. Looks great. You’re an indexing magician! Thanks, Heather.

~ Ray Richmond
Family Sleuth Memoirs

"Above & Beyond"

"Indexing Magician"

"Indexing Magician"

 Heather, thank you so much. You went above and beyond . . . and it is improving [Key Words] greatly. We are very appreciative.


~ Janet Perlman

Editor, American Society of Indexers


"Really Happy"

"Fantastic Index"

"Really Happy"

Heather, you did a really good job, I appreciate it so much. I had it edited last year and it didn't work out, so I am really happy with it this time.


 ~ Alice Beauchamp Walker

Author & Certified Life Coach

"Fine Job"

"Fantastic Index"

"Really Happy"

 You did a fine job correcting grammar, punctuation, spelling and capitalization where needed. You were able to rephrase in many places to make it read better. You also caught some things that we missed . . . Your turnaround time was excellent.


~ Lorinda Settle

EA Tax Specialist, Farm Credit East


"Fantastic Index"

"Fantastic Index"

"Asset To My Team"

  Heather, the index was fantastic! Thanks so much! We were able to get the paperback out for distribution on time for per-order!

 Thanks again!


~ Andres De Los Reyes, PhD

The Early Career Researcher's Toolbox

 


"Asset To My Team"

"Asset To My Team"

"Asset To My Team"

  Heather did fantastic work, an asset to my team and a very professional editor.

 

~ Mike Gagnon 

Author & Graphic Novelist

"Impressive Job"

"Asset To My Team"

"Quick Turnaround"

What an impressive job you did [on the index] and with such short notice! I wish we could have sought/found you sooner. You were a real lifesaver. A thousand thanks!   


~ Valerie Yaros

Along Comes The Association  

"Quick Turnaround"

"Asset To My Team"

"Quick Turnaround"

Thank you SO much for the thoroughness

and quick turnaround. 


~ Maddie Jostol-Heye 

Marketing Manager, MoxiWorks

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