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Proofreading Secrets of Best-Selling Authors

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Marnie Swedberg

Marnie Swedberg


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During this hour with Marnie and special guest, Kathy Ide, you'll discover...

  • The secrets of proofreading your manuscripts for typos and other errors
  • The industry-standard reference guides for punctuation, usage, grammar, and spelling
  • The differences between punctuation rules for books, articles, and magazines
  • Reasons it’s important to carefully proofread everything you send out (including e-mails)
  • The most common punctuation errors writers make
  • Commonly misused words
  • The funniest type of grammar mistake
  • Commonly misspelled words—not the ones you’d think!

Kathy Ide, author of Proofreading Secrets of Best-Selling Authors and editor/compiler of the Fiction Lover’s Devotional series, is a full-time freelance editor/writing mentor, working with new writers, established authors, and book publishers. For more about Kathy, visit