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Polished - How to Successfully Edit a Children's Book

Polished - How to Successfully Edit a Children's Book

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Successfully edit your children's book so you can get it published!

A children's story isn't complete after the first draft. Instead, you need to edit it for today's market in a way that will captive and hold the attention of young readers. This self-study online course will show you how to do that quickly and easily so you can get it published.

What customers are saying:

  • "Since working through the editing lessons, I feel more confident in my abilities as a writer." - Kristen Davis -
  • "Going into this course section, I didn't feel strong about my ability to edit. Now, after taking this course, I feel armed with the artillery to demolish it." 💪 - Sarah Chaires -
  • "Since watching the lessons, I'm feeling confident and ready to start editing my story." - Myranda Rovello -


  • What editors and readers want to read in today's market
  • How to review your story for any missing components in your story (Character development, plot outline, etc.)
  • What to do if you need to further develop your story idea to tell a complete story
  • How to line edit and write to your genre's word count
  • How to finish your story so it's ready to send to a publisher


  1. 9 video lessons on what an editor wants to see in your story and how to edit your own manuscript
  2. How to reduce your word count video lesson
  3. How to edit your first draft video lesson
  4. Over 5 hours of editing examples to show you how to edit your story in action
  5. Digital Kidlit Resource Binder with over 30 worksheets to use during the writing process
  6. Lifetime access to all online content
  7. Fillable PDF workbook to follow along with each lesson
  8. Kidlit Editing Checklist to complete when you've finished your first draft

Who's the editing course for?

Polished is for any writer who's new to the children's book industry and feeling frazzled or confused about the process. After taking this course, you'll feel more confident about your ability to edit your children's book.

How soon after purchasing will you receive the course?

Your "Polished" login information will be delivered via the email address you provide at checkout. It should arrive within 5-10 minutes of your purchase. (All our online courses are self-paced and include lifetime access. If you’ve previously purchased a course with us, you can use the same login to access all the information in one place.)

This is an online course. Nothing physical will ship. Your course log in information will be sent to you via email within 5-10 minutes of making your purchase.

Please note: Our digital products are for personal use only. While you can use the fillable fields on your computer or print out the sheets yourself, you cannot share this with anyone else, make a copy, or use this for resale.

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