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The 5-Step Editing Process Mini-Course

The 5-Step Editing Process Mini-Course

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Let's get your story edited!

Congrats on completing a rough draft of your children's book! While finishing a draft is a huge accomplishment, polishing it and making it into the best version you can is the goal before you get published. Learn how to do that in 5-simple steps in the editing mini-course.


  1. How to create well-developed characters and plot in your story
  2. The 5 editing rounds your story should go through and the differences of each
  3. The differences between different editors if you plan to hire or work with someone on your story
  4. How to know if your story's ready to send to a publisher


  1. Digital Kidlit Editing Workbook as a fillable PDF download
  2. Individual video lessons on the 5-editing rounds to use for your story
  3. Fillable PDF Character Card
  4. The Dos and Donts of Characters Cheat Sheet
  5. Fillable PDF Plot Analysis Worksheet
  6. Fillable PDF Story Plot Checklist
  7. Fillable PDF Story Writing Techniques Sheet
  8. Kidlit Editing Checklist
  9. Bonus video lesson of the 3 types of editors to hire for your story

NOTE: This mini-course will only walk you through the 5-step editing process we recommend for story drafts. If you're looking for full writing and editing help, that's available in Kidlit Writing 101.


Who's the editing min-course for?

Any children's book writer who's completed a first draft of their story, but needs help editing it before they publish it. This easy-to-follow course will walk you step-by-step through the simple 5-step process we use with all our authors at our publishing house.

How soon after purchasing will you receive the course?

Your "5-Step Editing Process Mini-Course" 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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