Writing for children
writing for adults.
Every word only has to be perfect.
Editor-in-chief at Harper & Row
Why Pay An Editor Who Specializes in Children's Literature
Children's literature is required to meet industry standards for the intended age group.
To ensure your work is the best it can be, your copy editor must understand the different audiences within the scope of children's literature.
I have extensive experience with:
What My Service Includes
All children's literature receives the same services as adult fiction.
Please see my manuscript page for details.
In addition to my manuscript services,
I pay extra attention to the intended audience of your work in terms of:
Specific Word Choices
For picture books, I include
a developmental edit!
Writing for children is bloody difficult;
books for children are as complex as their
adult counterparts, and they should therefore
be accorded the same respect.
Author of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the night-time