Here’s my Twitter treasure of the day! It’s never ceases to amaze me the tips and tricks I find from editors, agents and authors on the social media site. This one is from freelance editor and children’s author Jennifer Malone about how to properly format your manuscript.
As a freelance editor most of the manuscripts emailed to me are not formatted in standard industry format. I don’t really care BUT this makes me worry that agents receiving these same manuscripts might be forming biased opinions about a writer’s professionalism before even beginning a read.
Check out the entire article here!
- From Amanda: How to Format Your Manuscript for Submission and Kindle Upload (chipmacgregor.typepad.com)
- Explore the Manuscript Wish Lists of Countless Literary Agents (mediabistro.com)
- 6 Reasons Editors Will Reject You (jenspenden.wordpress.com)