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Hyphenation for Print Books

September 18, 2016 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

Hyphenation tips and rules for self-published print books. Includes a few notes on typographic widows and orphans as well.

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Consistency Can Trump Problems

December 16, 2014 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

When you can’t find rules for punctuation or grammar, sometimes simply choosing an option and then being consistent with that choice is all the answer you need.

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Keeping Adjectives in Line

April 8, 2014 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

Adjectives can be paired or grouped to modify a single noun—learn the rules for using multiple adjectives, including the Royal Order of Adjectives. Explanation of coordinate and cumulative adjectives, and tips for using commas with adjectives as well.

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On Grammar and Punctuation

May 30, 2011 by Fiction Editor Beth Hill

The rules of grammar and punctuation are many; explore the importance of knowing how to use grammar and punctuation correctly.

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