I promised that I would discuss how to find an editor or book coach you can trust, but I realized that before we get to that part, I should show you the difference between different types of editing.
There is so much confusion out there about the difference between a proofread and a copyedit and a developmental edit – and it is confusing because a book is a complex and multi-layered creation.
In order to clearly show the different kinds of editing, I wrote a few sentences that we could take through each type of edit.
I have to attach it as a download in order for you to see all the editorial comments an editor would make. You can download the document HERE.
Read part six here.