For the past 20 years, Susan has worked as a proofreader for publishers such as the University of Queensland PressHarperCollins/ABC BooksNewSouth PublishingMurdoch BooksAllen&UnwinReader’s DigestSpineless Wonders, and the bimonthly Australian Geographic (recent winner of specialist magazine for the third time).

Recent titles

UQP Peacemongers by Barry Hill; Ransacking Paris by Patti Miller; Peripheral Vision by Paddy O’Reilly; Catch and Kill by Joel Deane; Inventing her own Weather by Karen Lamb; Fair Food, ed. Nick Rose; Ghost River by Tony Birch; Before Rupert by Tom DC Roberts; Merdeka and the Morning Star by Jason MacLeod; Portable Curiosities by Julie Koh; The Last Days of Ava Langdon by Mark O’Flynn; Saltwater by Cathy McLennan; Burning Down by Venero Amanno

HarperCollins/ABC Books
Fair Game by Steve Cannane; Resilient by Mitchell Johnson; Say Hello by Carly Findlay; The Mindful Kind by Rachael Kable; Tech Diet for Your Child & Teen by Brad Marshall; New Zealand Rugby Folkore by Matt Elliott; Now for Something Sweet by the Monday Morning Cooking Club (forthcoming)

Black Inc. The Sex Lives of Australians: A History by Frank Bongiorno

NewSouth Publishing Collecting for the Nation ed. Jennifer Sanders; Misfits & Me by Mandy Sayer

Spineless Wonders White Light by Mark O’Flynn; Dear Writer Revisited by Carmel Bird; The Great Unknown ed. Angela Meyer; The Glove Box and Other Stories by Vivienne Plumb; Panthers and the Museum of Fire by Jen Craig; My Hearts Are Your Hearts by Carmel Bird; Crime Scenes ed. Zane Lovitt; My Life & Other Fictions by Michael Giacometti; What You Might Find by Richard Holt; the Carmel Bird Digital Literary Award series 2018 & 2019

Academic journals ‘Comparing extraction rates of fossil fuel producers against global climate goals’ by Rekker, O’Brien, Humphrey, Pascale in Nature Climate Change, May 2018

Australian Geographic issue 153, November–December 2019; Australian Geographic Book of Islands (forthcoming); Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2019 (forthcoming)