Here is a sampling of unsolicited feedback from a few of our clients:

“And it has been a joy to work again with Nancy Sixsmith, who copy-edited the very first book I ever wrote, back in 1994. It’s fitting that she played the same role for my first book for this new publishing venture.”
—Ed Bott, co-founder and Authoring Director, Fair Trade DX

“Please let Nancy Sixsmith know that I appreciated the great job she did on the copyediting and that I learned a lot from her corrections. This is my first experience going through a full professional editing process and it’s been great. It will make a world of difference to my own writing in the future.”
—Tony Mullen, author, Introducing Character Animation with Blender

“Nancy Sixsmith [has] been not only fun to work with, but must take credit for taking the strain from us with [her] intelligent editing.”
—Steven Webster and Alistair McLeod, authors, Developing Rich Clients with Macromedia Flex

“This book and its related projects—PowerPoint slides, quarterly newsletters, and more—benefit from the skills of Nancy Sixsmith of ConText Editorial Services.”
—Melissa S. Brown, managing editor, author, Giving USA (Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University)

“I appreciate you taking such good care of these articles. You are wonderful to work with.”
—Warren Wyrostek, author and educational consultant

“Nancy Sixsmith, our very patient copy editor, checked (and often corrected) every word with machine-like precision.”
—Larry Tenny and Zeeshan Hirani, authors, Entity Framework Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach

“You were an instrumental part of shipping this book on time. Thank you. Your hard work and ability to turn around chapters in lightning speed time while still doing a great proof job is extremely appreciated. I'll let [the managing editor] know about your fine work on this one.”
—Production editor, Friends of ED

“Nancy Sixsmith was fantastic! She is the best copyeditor I have worked with (five books)!! Buy her a Cuban cigar and a large dry martini! She deserves them!!”
—Dr. Lars G. Björk, Ph.D., author, The Contemporary Superintendent

“Thank you for being a reliable, talented copyeditor. That is very, very, very hard to find.”
—Project Manager, Apress

During my writing career, I was very fortunate to work with Nancy Sixsmith of ConText Editorial Services several times. I’m glad she was available to copy edit Improspectives.
—Curt Frye, Microsoft MVP and author

“Just wanted you to know that you kicked butt on this Training Kit! Great job!”
—Project manager, Microsoft Press

“Nancy Sixsmith, project and copy editor, was instrumental in improving the language and consistency of this book.”
—Catherine Pacquet, author, Building Cisco Remote Access Networks

“The editor error count on the TOSREC has been awesome! Awesomely small, I mean :).
—Managing editor, PRO-ED

“Without the help of Nancy Sixsmith’s language skills, the text would not have been as easy to read. Thanks to her attention to detail and excellent writing abilities, the text reads as well as it does today.”
—Johan Thelin, author, Foundations of Qt Development

“You have been a pleasure to work with, and I appreciate your gentle manner with the authors and attention to detail. Looking forward to continuing our partnership!”
—Managing editor, Sage Publications

“Thanks, Nancy! Their [award-winning books’] excellence is due in no small part to your hard work. Thanks so much for everything!”
—Walter Glenn, author, MCDST Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-271) and MCDST Self-Paced Training Kit (Exam 70-272), winners of the Society of Technical Communication’s Excellence Award and Distinguished Award, respectively (Microsoft Learning)

“I've just gotten off the phone with the authors, and they were incredibly thankful for the work you did. They said you caught some ‘horrific errors’ and they appreciated your level of edit. We don't get many chances to hear good stuff like that, so I wanted to be sure to pass it along!”
—Project editor, Pearson

“Great working with you! You did an awesome job and the author was very happy with your comments and queries.”
—Editor, Macromedia Press

“We can’t forget all the fantastic editors who contributed countless hours of work to this project, including Nancy Sixsmith, the copy editor.”
—Kevin Hales, Robert Padjen, Todd Lamle, authors, CCNP: Cisco Internetwork Troubleshooting Study Guide

“I really appreciate all of your hard work throughout this whole book, but especially end of last week and this one. You really pulled us through. Thanks much!”
—Project editor, Apress