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Goddesses Never Age Christiane Northrup editor Nancy Peske bestselling bestseller self-help mind-body-spirit books  “I have longed dreamed of the day when writing a book wouldn’t be so difficult. When I discovered Nancy, that dream became a reality. She is a treasure whose organizational, research, and editorial skills are unmatched. Plus she’s fun!!” —Christiane Northrup, M.D., author of the New York Times bestseller Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being
The Gift of Change bestselling self-help book Marianne Williamson “Her editorial assistance was completely invaluable. I cannot overestimate her talents or her help to me.”­—Marianne Williamson, author of the New York Times bestseller The Gift of Change
John Gray Men Are from Mars editor Nancy Peske bestselling self-help book editor “I thank Nancy Peske for her persistent editorial expertise and creativity.”—John Gray, PhD, author of the New York Times bestsellers Mars and Venus Together Forever; Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus; and Mars and Venus in the Bedroom
Colette Baron Reid editor developmental editor Nancy Peske Wordmason Services bestselling self-help books “Nancy Peske is an extraordinary developmental editor. She understood my work with such depth and clarity and was able to deftly challenge me on my ideas. Because of her, I feel that I have a book that not only am I immensely proud of but will be still in years to come. I highly recommend her, although I hope to keep her super busy in the next few years!”—Colette Baron-Reid, author of The Map and Uncharted
Debbie Magids coauthor cowriter Nancy Peske self-help relationship books “Nancy Peske brought life to my vision through her exceptional writing and insight as a person.”—Debbie Magids, PhD, relationship expert and coauthor of All the Good Ones Aren’t Taken
Carmen Harra Nancy Peske developmental editor bestselling ghostwriter Wordmason Services “Nancy Peske’s writing and editing talents are absolutely unmatched: simply put, she turns words into gold. I would go to no one else for professional writing and editing advice.”—Carmen Harra, PhD, author of The Eleven Eternal Principles and Wholeliness
books by Alberto Villoldo editor Nancy Peske bestselling transformational nonfiction mind-body-spirit editing “I owe my gratitude and thanks to my editor, Nancy Peske, for her inspired hand and faultless pen. She has been a beacon of light in the difficult process of putting these ancient ideas to paper.”­­—Alberto Villoldo, PhD, author of The Four Insights; Yoga, Power, and Spirit; Courageous Dreaming; Mending the Past and Healing the Future with Soul Retrieval; One Spirit Medicine; and coauthor (with David Perlmutter, MD) of Power Up Your Brain
The Diet Cure Julia Ross bestselling developmental editor Peske Wordmason Services self-help “Nancy’s editorial insights and expertise at structuring complex material on nutrition and her ability to help me craft an engaging voice for the lay reader were instrumental in the success of my book The Diet Cure — now with over 100,000 in print.—Julia Ross, author of The Diet Cure
This Chair Rocks Applewhite developmental editor bestselling Peske wordmason “Without (her) editorial insight and energy this book would have been longer, later, and nowhere near as good.”—Ashton Applewhite, author of Cutting Loose and This Chair Rocks
To Hell and Back Steve Heird editor Nancy Peske developmental editor best “I have known I had a book to write for over six years. Only after I had connected with Nancy was she able to guide, assist, and pull the book out of me. Within several months, I had a completed manuscript, edited and accepted by a publisher!” —Steven Heird, M.D., FACS, author of To Hell and Back: A Surgeon’s Story of Addiction: 12 Prescriptions for Awareness
The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Men wordmason services Nancy Peske clients editorial “It was such a rewarding experience working with Nancy. All of her suggested edits (even the ones I didn’t use!) were excellent, and I always felt I was in experienced, capable and professional hands. Nancy’s platform suggestions are invaluable! It’s exciting as I move forward, and I have to say I owe a lot of that excitement to Nancy!”—Pamela Turley, author of The Thinking Woman’s Guide to Men
Peggy McColl Nancy Peske developmental editor ghostwriter “I’m completely awed by her exceptional talent and deeply grateful for your dedication. You are an exceptionally gifted woman.”—Peggy McColl, author of the New York Times bestseller Your Destiny Switch, 21 Distinctions of Wealth, The Won Thing and Viral Explosions!
Phyllis Curott Books self-help developmental editing bestsellers bestselling “This book could not have been written without the invaluable gifts of Nancy Peske, whose talents and perspective have helped me to bridge the worlds of the magical and the mainstream. It is a service that only history can reward sufficiently, but she has my deepest respect and gratitude.”—Phyllis Curott, author of Witch Crafting, Book of Shadows, and Love Spell
inspirational memoir Karin Volo 1352 Days Nancy Peske editor “Developmental editor Nancy Peske is a master at weaving with words.”–Karin Volo, author of the bestseller 1,352 Days
Wise Mind Open Mind “Nancy is an excellent writer, editor, collaborator, efficient, creative and one of the best in the field of writing and publication. A joy to work with, most creative, personable, and gets the job done with joy and ease. Wonderful! Highest of recommendations!”—Ron Alexander, PhD, author of Wise Mind, Open Mind
Time Management from the Inside Out self-help book editing Nancy Peske “Her talent and comprehensive eye helped us pull the various elements of the book together at the end to create a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts.”—Julie Morgenstern, author of Time Management from the Inside Out
The Elemental Shaman Nancy Peske client testimonials endorsements editor books “Believe, achieve, receive. Nancy’s amazing skills will help you sift through the publishing universe with ease. Always current, Nancy knows what publishers want and need. The pulse, the vessel, the heart. With her help, I sold my first manuscript to a major publisher, after only 5 submissions. Go with Nancy.”—Omar Rosales, author of The Elemental Shaman
The Power of Music Nancy Peske editor developmental Wordmason Services “Nancy Peske’s support preparing my book proposal for submission was invaluable. I know that her skills and experience as an editor and writer gave me the edge that helped to get an agent and a publisher.”—Elena Mannes, author of The Power of Music: Pioneering Discoveries in the New Science of Song
How High Is Up? Dick Gunther client Peske developmental editor “It is easy to give you a strong recommendation based on our work together. You made the writing of my book a much more pleasant task. Although we have never met, our almost daily exchanges via telephone and e-mail kept me very much on track. Your probing questions, and language suggestions continually pushed me deeper into the issues that are a significant part of How High Is Up?”—Richard Gunther, philanthropist and author of How High Is Up?
Carl Greer developmental editor book publishing consultant Nancy Peske “Nancy Peske’s insights and editorial guidance were very useful in helping me to get the book ready for publishing and in navigating the world of book publishing.” —Carl Greer, PhD, PsyD, author of Change Your Story, Change Your Life and Change the Story of Your Health
How Long Till My Soul Gets It Right clients Nancy Peske developmental editing “Our special thanks to Nancy Peske, our stellar editor, for tough and true questions that forced us to deeper answers; for superb creative input when better writing was needed; for editorial assistance that felt like genius to us; and for brilliantly and artfully shaping the manuscript into this book.”—Robert and Jane Alter, authors of How Long Till My Soul Gets It Right? previously titled The Transformative Power of Crisis
The Right Weigh Nancy Peske developmental editing testimonials clients “Nancy Peske is an expert editor and writer who worked with me on my Hay House book, The Right Weigh. Working together with Nancy was a fantastic experience! She is so easy to work with and incredibly creative. I appreciated that she was diligent, reasonable in her costs and met all our deadlines. She actually performed above and beyond what I expected. I would recommend Nancy to anybody who needs an editor, or just wants help getting their book done at a professional level.”—Rena Greenberg, author of The Right Weigh
Repetition Nancy Peske developmental editor clients “A gifted editor . . . Her skillful reorganization and tireless attention to the lyrical flow of the material deeply enriched the spirit of my book.”—Doris E. Cohen, PhD, author of Repetition
Nancy Peske developmental editing clients “I am an experienced author who has sold 1.1 million copies worldwide. Nevertheless, I got stuck on book number four and was paralyzed for five years. In one conversation, Nancy gave me a piece of advice that simplified a complex problem and actually got me excited about the book once again. Thank you, Nancy!”—Randi Kreger, Author of Stop Walking on Eggshells