“I am especially indebted to Ann Delgehausen (Trio Bookworks), whose careful reading and many suggestions always found ways to help me say more clearly what I intended—an author’s highest hope for an editor.” — David L. Barr, author of New Testament Story: An Introduction

“Oooh. Nice. Very nice.” — Tim Larson, assistant managing editor, Fortress Press

“And thanks again for doing such a terrific job (and occasionally reading our minds) with the project.” — Barbara Wojhoski, editor of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works

“Our editor, Ann Delgehausen, earns a special thanks for guiding us through the journey of developing a book that would serve the goal of helping others learn from our model. You took a couple of babes through the woods there, Ann, and taught us a lot along the way.” — Carol Ford and Chuck Waibel, authors of The Northlands Winter Greenhouse Manual

“My book would not be as good without Trio’s guidance, knowledge and support. I am starting my dissertation and next book, and I will be using all of Trio’s services. They are the best and they are worth it.” — Nataly Rubinstein, author of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias: The Complete Caregiver’s Guide

“Editing is always an INTERESTING experience. On one hand, it is cringe-inducing, but if the editor is thoughtful and clever, it is also an opportunity to get to know someone. Thank you for all of your careful corrections and questions.” — Catherine Allgor, author of Dolley Madison: The Problem of National Unity

“I wanted to take a moment to thank you for your meticulous work. You did a splendid job and I am so very grateful for the care you took in improving the manuscript.” — Mary Hawkesworth, author of Political Worlds of Women: Activism, Advocacy, and Governance in the Twenty-First Century

“It was a pleasure working with Zan and Ann. Zan was prompt, patient, and persistent in the pursuit of making my book clean and professional. And Ann provided dust jacket text expertise that made me want to read the book myself! I highly recommend Trio.” — Neil Trembley, author of Cedar Lake Park Association

“Your presentation [‘Book Publishing: Goals, Methods, and Arcana’] left me very hopeful that I will find a path for my book and help along the way. Thanks for providing the roadmap.” — Amy Hallberg, participant in the Foreword advanced writer program, The Loft Literary Center

“I’d like to thank my copy editor, Beth Wright, for her sharp-eyed, sensitive, and creative input.” — David Neiwert, author of And Hell Followed with Her: Crossing the Dark Side of the American Border

“Zan’s production skills and attention to detail are superb. Her exceptional recommendations regarding text, her fine editorial eye, and, of course, her wonderful production abilities turned what could have been an arduous task into a very enjoyable one. I simply cannot say enough about how much I appreciated the quality of her assistance and the cordial, professional spirit with which she presented it.” — Brian Blount, editor of True to Our Native Land: An African American New Testament Commentary

“Your careful reading and attention to detail has made me feel like my work is in good hands and that other people care about how this shapes up, and that’s a new and nice experience after years of toiling away in solitude in the bowels of one library or other. Thank you very much for your keen eye, professionalism, and warmth. It’s been a great pleasure working with you.” — Alice Dailey, author of The English Martyr from Reformation to Revolution

“I can honestly say that the experience has been truly enjoyable from start to finish. I was especially impressed with the care you took in reading my manuscript—I really felt that you and your colleagues entered into a fruitful dialogue with the text. I gave you a manuscript and you turned it into a book, and I learned a lot in the process.” — Daniel G. Deffenbaugh, author of Learning the Language of the Fields: Tilling & Keeping as Christian Vocation

“Holy cow! Thank you, Ann. I have revised my expectations about proofreading.” — Marketing Director, The Alban Institute

“I just wanted to pass along some of the rave reviews the book cover is getting from my friends and colleagues. Thank you again for many layers of thought that obviously went into its design.” — B. Kathleen Fannin, author of Wonder and Other Life Skills: Spiritual Life Retreats for Young Adults Using the Creative Arts

“Thanks so much, Ann. I wish you had been on this from the beginning—we would have had the book out last year. I at least owe you a glass of wine!” — J. Thomas Heywood, editor of The Cardiorenal Syndrome

“You are the most hands-on copyeditor I’ve had in a long time, without ever being mechanical or thick-headed.” — Barbara Newman, author of Medieval Crossover: Reading the Secular Against the Sacred

“I had no idea how much I needed the expertise of Trio Bookworks! Beth and Zan did an outstanding job of coaxing this book into the sun.” — Sharon Moen, author of With Tomorrow in Mind: How Athelstan Spilhaus Turned America Toward the Future