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I have been consistently impressed with Russell’s editorial skills, his project management abilities, and his excellent working relationships with colleagues and editors.

Brigitta DoyleHead of ABC Books HarperCollinsPublishers

It is all looking terrific. The editor has tightened it up big time … I feel like I am in the hands of a skilled surgeon …

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… brilliant job proof-reading … I am in your debt. You're a genius at what you do.

Luke Devenish‘Empress of Rome’ series, Bantam Australia

… a master proof-reader …

Christopher Koch The Memory Room, Vintage Australia

Thanks to Russell Thomson for his sensitive edit …

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