The Editor is Your Friend

Anna Dobritt -- Author

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The Editor is Your Friend

You have finished your first draft of your novel. Running it through the spell checker, making minor changes here and there as you read through it. You’ve sent it out to beta readers, made changes and fixed things they pointed out. Now you think you’re ready to publish the book. Stop right there! News flash! You are not ready to publish! What? Sure I am. Nope. Trust me on this. You are not ready to publish. You need an editor to go through your book. An editor! Aren’t they expensive? Yes, they are the most expensive part of publishing a book, but one that will serve you in the long run.

All right, so what type of editor do I need? I understand there are several types.

That’s right. Below is a list and brief explanation of the types of editors for fiction.

 Types…

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5 thoughts on “The Editor is Your Friend

  1. One of the reasons Indie authors fight the stigma of being inferior writers is because many choose not to use a professional editor and put out a book riddled with errors. Editing by a professional is the most important step in publishing a book, in my opinion!

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