DE 2: Principles of Developmental Editing




$79. How to edit novels. This self-paced, four-lesson class covers the ABCs of the practice of developmental editing of fiction:

  • understanding the developmental editor’s role
  • how developmental editing differs from other types of editing and feedback
  • questions to ask when developmental editing
  • the mechanics of developmental editing
  • basics of writing editorial queries
  • working with authors at different experience levels
  • understanding the revision process
  • and more!

This class includes exercises designed to help practice basic developmental editing skills.