I'm slogging away at the copyedits for Candlewick's edition of The Traitor in the Tunnel. One of the things I love about being edited is learning new stuff. For example, did you know the difference in usage for convince and persuade? According to my anonymous but clearly passionate copy editor, "you convince someone to a point of view; you persuade someone to an action". There you go! And … [Read more...]
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