Here's the link to a really interesting piece in which Alvina Ling talks very specifically about what she does as an editor. Some of you heard her talk in NY. She's the editor of Grace Lin who won a Newberry Honor; she edited the pb "Curious Garden," and she'll edit the new series of books that Libba Bray recently sold. Heather J.
Guest Post: Ask Editor Alvina
My job as a children’s book editor
Hi all! I’m honored to be a guest blogger here. Justine has asked me to give you folks an idea of what the job of a children’s book editor entails. Warning: this is not going to be a short post. But I do hope it will be an informative one.
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ASK EDITOR ALVINA