EP152: Editing Masterclass with Emad Akhtar and Caroline Hulse

The highlights from our YouTube Live Show for our Patreon supporters. We talk through the editorial process with author Caroline Hulse and her editor Emad Akhtar, looking at specific pages and extracts from her book, The Adults. You can read along with the edit notes by downloading the PDFs in the show notes.

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In this episode you will discover…

  • The changes that a novel goes through during the edit
  • What an editor is looking for when they first edit a book
  • How to work with track changes and editorial notes

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