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New stuff on the way for SavvyAuthors! by Leslie Dow

We love it here at SavvyAuthors. And by “we” I all of us who work here, volunteer here and learn here. SavvyAuthors has been where many of us met good friends, made industry connections,  and learned the essential skills that launched writing careers. But just like we grow as authors, SavvyAuthors needs to grow, too. …
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Copy of How an Editor Knows Your Book Isn’t Ready After the First Chapter By Meg LaTorre

There are many things publishing professionals look for in your first pages and chapter: voice, storytelling personality, if the story starts in the right place, showing vs. telling, grammar, grasp of the English language, and more. As a freelance developmental editor and former literary agent, I usually knew after the first few pages or chapter …