I’m so excited to present these gorgeous frontispiece illustrations produced by Pan Macmillan for my new novel, The Silk Weaver – publication date 26th January 2017.
More news to follow…..
Who’d have thought that going through copy edits on your manuscript could be fun! But I really enjoy it. For the first time, you see your book through the eyes of a professional copy editor who gets down to the finest details: questioning, pointing out inconsistencies, recommending improvements. And most of the time they are spot on!
I’ve just finished going through the copy edits for my fourth novel, The Silk Weaver (due for publication January 2017) and these are some of the things I have learned:
In general, what you learn through the process of copy editing is that, however carefully you have checked, you will have made silly mistakes such as repeated words and inconsistencies. So bless all those copy editors (Lorraine, are you listening?) who are there to make sure you get it right!