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Why All Self-Publishers Need A Good Editor

“Just get it down on paper, and then we will see what to do with it,” said Maxwell Perkins, the revered editor of F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Thomas Wolfe. If this sage piece of advice worked for them, it can work for you. Perkins is credited with having convinced the powers that be [...]

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Why work with an independent editor?

Literary agents and acquiring editors in today's publishing houses are busy people. Whether you're a first-time or a previously published author, it is useful to hire an impartial, experienced editor who will read and closely evaluate your work. IEG members can help you craft and perfect your proposal or manuscript so they stand out. They know what agents and publishers are looking for. Many of our clients have found that working with a skilled and supportive editor has made the difference in achieving their goals.

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