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Author and editor at work

making a better book

by Elsie Myers Stainton

  • 6 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authors and publishers,
  • English language -- Rhetoric

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementElsie Myers Stainton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN155 .S7 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 85 p. ;
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3053223M
    ISBN 100802064493
    LC Control Number82147639

    Reference List: Books. Note: This page reflects the latest version of the APA Publication Manual (i.e., APA 7), which released in October The equivalent resource for the older APA 6 style can be found here. Please note: the following contains a list of the most commonly cited print book sources. For a complete list of how to cite print sources, please refer to the 7 th edition of the APA. Dec 29,  · What Exactly Does An Editor Do? The Role Has Changed Over Time Earlier this year it became clear that Harper Lee had extensively revised To .

    May 31,  · Many people work behind the scenes at Random House to bring each book to the widest possible audience. Inside Random House: Bringing Our Authors' Books to . Those processes spawn still more revisions. Please don’t send an editor a draft of your work that hasn’t been through that level of scrutiny. Producing a polished book takes work, and it takes time. This is the editing and revision process many of my self-publishing clients use.

    This is a contract for a freelance editor working with a client on a project basis. Author(s): Working title: Length and description of manuscript: your work, I retain copyright ownership of the work I have done on the manuscript. This means that no journal (or book publisher) can legally publish your work if you have not paid me in. The editing process often begins with the author's idea for the work itself, continuing as a collaboration between the author and the editor as the work is created. Editing can involve creative skills, human relations and a precise set of methods.


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MLA List of Works Cited: Books - Author and Editor. When an editor has prepared an author's work for publication, list the book under the author's name if you cite the author's work. Then, in your listing, include the name(s) of the editor or editors after the title, introduced by "Ed.".

Aug 23,  · An editor is a critical reader and a lover of words, whose job is to polish and refine a story or an article. Editors are used in various industries and for many types of products, such as magazines, newspapers, blogs, and books.

Editors are responsible for checking facts, spelling, grammar, and punctuation. They are also responsible for ensuring that an article corresponds with in-house style /5(K). THE EDITOR is written by the same author that wrote LILY AND THE OCTOPUS, which is a book I loved.

Imagine that, after pouring your heart into writing a book, a publishing house in NY calls you to have your work polished by an editor, and that editor is no other than Jackie Kennedy-Onassis. I'd be so excited I'd pass away on the spot/5.

Send a few editors the same sample of your book and see how they come back. Every editor edits differently. This will be a chance to find out if they can make your book better, keep your voice, and work Author and editor at work book with you.

Rates – Most online book editors are freelance editors, which means they set their own rates. Editors may charge per word. Understanding The Editor Author Relationship By Leonard G.

Goss & Carolyn Stanford Goss. During the editorial process, editors work with authors to produce books that are as excellent as they can be, in terms of both content and quality. Sep 10,  · Reedsy was created with the purpose of allowing independent authors to work with some of the best editorial and design talent out there, and build long-lasting, fruitful collaborations.

In this guest post, editor and novelist Andrew Lowe explains how self-publishing has transformed the author-editor connection into a powerful creative partnership. An author is the creator or originator of any written work such as a book or play, and is also considered a brightsideglobaltrade.com broadly defined, an author is "the person who originated or gave existence to anything" and whose authorship determines responsibility for what was created.

Sep 17,  · Book citations should include the following elements if available: 1. Name of author, editor, person or group primarily responsible for creating the work or the aspect of the work that is the your focus (such as translator) 2.

Title of book (italicized) 3. Edition used (if other than the first) or Version (such as King James Version) brightsideglobaltrade.com: Joy Gambill. Aug 21,  · A scholarly edition is a work prepared for publication by someone other than the author-usually an editor ().

If your citation refers primarily to the text of the work, begin with the author name(s). If your citation is to the work of the editor, begin with the editor name(s). We vigorously vet our editors so we only work with the best in the industry.

Our unique, customized matchmaking methodology will pair you with a knowledgeable and experienced book editor who is committed to cultivating the best version of your manuscript. Jan 27,  · Book with editor(s) and author(s) (Martin, ) Martin, E.

The theory of care. In A. Ruskin et al. (Eds.), Hazards of primary care in aging populations (2nd ed.). Philadelphia, PA: J.B. Lippincott. Editors are necessary when citing a chapter from an edited book with individual authors for each chapter, commonly referred to as.

Oct 31,  · If an entire edited book with authored chapters is cited, the editor is listed as the author with the abbreviation "ed." after his name, or "eds." if there are more than one editor.

Multiple editors are formatted the same way as authors. List first editor with the last name first, followed by a comma and "editor." Example: Smith, John D., editor.

The author and editor of more than books, David Alan knows what it takes to get a book published. DAVID ALAN has edited and authored books for 30+ publishers, including St.

Martin’s Press, HarperCollins, Lyons Press, Random House, Running Press, Warner Books, Total/Sports Illustrated, and. Experience: Experience, including internships at publishing houses and work in other media—such as newspaper or magazine editing—also is important for prospective book editors.

Moreover, connections in the publishing world, whether to another editor or successful writer, also can help your chances of landing a job as a book editor. Why work with a professional editor.

If you are self-publishing, you need to edit your book pre-publication. If you are aiming for a traditional publishing deal, you want to submit the best book you can, so using an editor to improve your craft can be well worth it.

How do you cite a reference to a book when there is no author or editor. This page reflects guidance from the sixth edition of the Publication Manual. Place the title in the author position. Alphabetize books with no author or editor by the first significant word in the title (Merriam in this case).

Apr 03,  · Developmental editor—Helps a writer develop a book from idea or outline or initial draft. Makes sure the book will meet the needs of the publisher and its readers. Will work with the author through any number of drafts. Often works with writers of non-fiction. Guides the writer in topics to be covered in or omitted from the book.

Sep 28,  · This requires many things of an editor, as there are several aspects of editing that go into producing a market-ready book. When most people talk about the work of a book editor, they are usually talking about copy editing, or checking the text for spelling and grammatical errors.

Key difference: An ‘author’ is the one who originally creates his own content, whereas an ‘editor’ is the one who edits it. An author and editor work in correspondence with one-another, that is they both play a primary role in structuring any content.

Developmental editors work with the author to craft the manuscript, looking at structure and argument in non-fiction or plot and character in fiction. (In traditional publishing, these are usually the acquiring editors.) Line or substantive editors also look at the manuscript as a whole, but generally don’t work as closely with the author and aren’t expected to edit as deeply.

Jul 25,  · One Author or Editor Two Authors or Editors Entry in a Reference Work Government or Agency Document Basic book. Jans, Nick. The Last Light Breaking: Life among Alaska's Inupiat Eskimos. Alaska Northwest Books, Author: Jan Malcheski.Feb 07,  · Chicago Manual of Style.

Book with One Author or Editor (Sec. ; ; ) If your resource has one editor instead of one author, insert the editor's name in the place where the author's name is now, followed by a comma and the word "ed." without the quotation marks. General Format. Full Note: Author: Brenda Smith.Editors often have experience as writers and might also work as writers themselves, but they have found a niche for themselves in helping to improve others’ works.

While proofreading is a part of being an editor, it is important to understand that it really is only a small part.