Getting, Accepting, and Incorporating Feedback on Your Writing

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5 Reasons to Hire a Professional Book Editor

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What Not to Do When Working with an Editor

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13 Lucky Ways to Self-Edit Your Nonfiction Book

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Obsolete Tools in the Writer’s Critique Toolbox

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What Is Line Editing?

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Development Editing: Getting Your Book Moved in and Settled

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How to Find and Attract an Agent and Publisher

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The Value of Good Editing

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How to Turn a Research Paper Into a Book

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Write a Nonfiction Book Fast-Speak It!

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Do You Need a Developmental Editor?

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Working With A Book Designer: 10 Tips for Success

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Learning to Love Passive Construction

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