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Editing Made Easy
Hiring a freelance editor can be costly. The more you can do to revise your own manuscript, the fewer editorial expenses you are likely to incur. I strongly recommend the book, Self-editing for Fiction Writers by Renni Browne and Dave King.

These articles may also be helpful.

  • Editing Levels & Needs
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  • 10 Things Your Freelance Editor Might Not Tell You – But Should
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  • Master Guide to Selecting the Best Book Editor (Kindlepreneur)
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  • p.s.— Kindlepreneur.com offers practical marketing advice for self-published authors.

  • Editing Checklist
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  • Self-editing for Fiction Writers
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  • Eight Simple Tips for Editing Your Own Work
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  • Editors speak out: # 1 Mistake First-time Authors Make
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  • More Common Mistakes by Susan Snowden
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  • Editing Tools – Track Changes or Highlighted Text
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Tips on the Story-writing Craft
Some practical suggestions:

  • **8 Pointers for Writing Your Novel** by Thelma Mariano
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  • Light a Fire Under Your Characters by Beth hill
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  • Creating Believable High Stakes for Your Characters by C.S. Lakin
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  • Ten Simple Keys to Effective Plot Structure by Michael Hauge
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  • 7 Critical Elements of a Great Book by Amanda Patterson
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