McKEEVER, Susan, BA (Hons)

Copy-editor, proofreader, project manager, writer

Portobello,
Dublin 8

t. 01 6570336
m. 086 896 2479
e. susan.mckeever@yahoo.co.uk
w. www.susanmckeever.biz

Languages:
French

Special interests:
Education (all levels), children’s non-fiction and fiction, natural history, classics, history, natural living and health, cookery.

Experience:
More than twenty years’ experience as senior editor, writer, and producer on the staff of international publishers including Dorling Kindersley Publishing in London and Scholastic Inc. in San Francisco. Freelance editor for ten years.

Work undertaken:
Editing, proofreading (on-screen and hard copy), writing, rewriting, book development, picture sourcing and research, copyright clearance, artwork commissioning, script and manuscript assessment and reporting.

Examples:
Just Phonics Primary Phonics Programme (Junior Infants-1st Class), Educate.ie, 2015; Abair Liom Primary Irish Programme (Junior Infants & Senior Infants), Folens, 2015; Step Up! Junior Cycle English for First Year, Folens, 2014; Small World Fifth Class Geography & Science Activity Book, CJ Fallon, 2014; Better English Literacy Skills Activity Books 1st to 4th Class, Educate.ie, 2013; I Belong Social, Personal and Health Education (Books 1 to 3), Folens, 2012 and 2013; Discover More…Ocean, Scholastic New York, 2012; Leaving Certificate: History and Appreciation of Art, Folens, 2011; Leaving Certificate: De Acuerdo Essential Spanish Grammar, Folens, 2011; Leaving Certificate History: European Retreat from Empire and the Aftermath, Folens, 2010; Infinity: Tree, Weldon Owen Publishing, 2010; Leaving Certificate History: Politics and Society in Northern Ireland, 1949-1993, Folens, 2009; Dorling Kindersley Science Encyclopedia, Dorling Kindersley, 1993 (Senior Editor); Pocket Guide to Ancient Rome, Dorling Kindersley, 1995 (author). See www.susanmckeever.biz for more titles.