Editing

These posts relate to the importance of editing to your final writing project — specifically, your ebook.

Featured eBook: Lotto Group Kit

by Sheila J Tofflemire on Friday, March 4, 2011, 12:44 pm

in Editing,Featured eBooks

Lotto Group Kit Playing the lottery, the odds are stacked against you. Lottery groups offer the advantage of using other peoples’ money to give you more chances to win. Nobody considers the potential for a lottery jackpot dispute until it happens to them. Why do so many lottery group plays end up disputed? Two reasons: […]

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Happy National Grammar Day!

by Sheila J Tofflemire on Friday, March 4, 2011, 9:35 am

in Editing,Grammar Tips,News

And please, if you do nothing else today, learn the difference between your and you’re, as well as its and it’s!

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When proofreaders fail: The costly mistakes of misprints

by Sheila J Tofflemire on Sunday, April 18, 2010, 11:01 am · 1 comment

in Editing,News,Publishing

No, this isn’t a cookbook for cannibals. This is an example of a major proofreading error: Pasta Cookbook pulped over ‘freshly ground black people’ misprint An Australian publisher is reprinting 7,000 cookbooks over a recipe for pasta with ‘salt and freshly ground black people.’ Penguin Australia’s head of publishing, Bob Sessions, acknowledged the proofreader for […]

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