Desk-top publishing and editorial services

Past jobs

Books on which Joanna Chisholm has worked

  • RHS Gardening for Mindfulness, Holly Farrell (Mitchell Beazley) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2017 award for best inspirational book
  • The Jam Maker’s Garden, Holly Farrell (Frances Lincoln) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2017 award for best practical book
  • RHS Big Ideas, Small Spaces, Kay Maguire & Tony Woods (Mitchell Beazley) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2017 award for best practical book
  • Shakespeare’s Gardens, Jackie Bennett  (Frances Lincoln) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2016 award for best inspirational book
  • Making a Garden: Successful Gardening by Nature’s Rules, Carol Klein (Mitchell Beazley) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2015 award for best inspirational book
  • RHS Grow For Flavour, James Wong (Mitchell Beazley) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2015 award for best inspirational book
  • The Cut Flower Patch, Louise Curley (Frances Lincoln) – winner of Garden Media Guild 2014 award  for best practical book
  • English Country House Gardens, George Plumptre (Frances Lincoln) – winner of Garden Media Guild 2014 award for best inspirational book
  • RHS The Urban Gardener, Matt James (Mitchell Beazley) – finalist Garden Media Guild 2014 award  for best practical book
  • RHS A–Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants, editor-in-chief Christopher Brickell (Dorling Kindersley; all three UK editions as well as conversion on to database)
  • RHS Encyclopedia of Gardening, editor-in-chief Christopher Brickell (Dorling Kindersley; all three UK editions, also US and Canadian editions)
  • RHS Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers, editor-in-chief Christopher Brickell (Dorling Kindersley; all five UK editions as well as conversion on to database)
  • AHS Encyclopedia of Gardening Techniques, project director David J. Ellis

 

  • The Complete Bike Owner’s Manual (Dorling Kindersley)
  • Children and Organised Sport, Anne Stafford (Dunedin Academic Press)
  • One Putt, Ken Brown (Hamlyn)

 

  • The Phantom Atlas: The Greatest Myths, Lies and Blunders on Maps, Edward Brooke-Hitching (Simon & Schuster)
  • Sheriffmuir, 1715: The Jacobite War in Scotland, Stuart Reid (Frontline Books)
  • Housing and Housing Management, Nigel Sprigings (Dunedin Academic Press)
  • Ships for a Nation: John Brown & Company Clydebank, Ian Johnson (Seaforth)
  • The Classic Car Book: The Definitive Visual History (Dorling Kindersley)

 

  • Tartan & Tweed, Ann Russell and Caroline Young (Frances Lincoln)
  • Child Protection and Disability: Methodological and Practical Challenges for Research, Deborah Fry, Patricia Lannen, Audrey Cameron, Jennifer Vanderminden and Tabitha Casey (Dunedin Academic Press)
  • Essential RE: Good & Evil, editor Stephen Pett (Christian Education)
  • Get Me Home: Socialising, Drinking and Safer Car Travel for Young Adults, Wendy Sykes, Jean Hopkin and Carola Groom (RAC Foundation)

 

  • Like Bees to Honey, Caroline Smailes (The Friday Project)
  • In Stitches, Dr Nick Edwards  (The Friday Project)
  • Curds and Whey, Bob Burke (HarperCollins)

Other media

  • Website editing, e.g. for SheKnows.com/uk
  • A Celebration of Scottish Writers and Writing (a PowerPoint presentation for Communities Scotland)
  • A wide range of catalogues for Dorling Kindersley
  • Concert programmes for Hounslow Symphony Orchestra
  • Introductory training pack for adult literacies learning (Communities Scotland)
  • Groundforce (GE Fabbri Ltd)
  • Cruse-Bereavement Care, tri-annual international journal

 

For a fuller list of books and other media that Joanna Chisholm has worked on,
please contact Wordsense Ltd.