Published on Sep 30, 2014

How Do You Get A Book Published?

Developmental Editor

Book Editing Services

How Do You Get a Book Published? Developmental Editor, Susan Mary Malone of Malone Editorial explains how a book editor can help you get your book into shape so it can get published by traditional book publishers. Visit her website ( to see some of the authors she has helped get published!

With a BS in Political Science and minors in English and Journalism, Susan Mary Malone’s professional background includes working as an editor, columnist and reporter for newspapers and magazines. In business since 1993, her edited books have been featured in Publishers Weekly, and won numerous awards.

Her clients include NY Times Bestselling author Mary B. Morrison, and Essence Bestselling author Naleighna Kai. Other notable edited books include: The Things I Could Tell You (Jeremy Woodson was nominated for an NAACP Literary award); O’Brien’s Desk (a Publishers Weekly Spring Pick to Watch); Ida Mae Tutweiler and the Traveling Tea Party (made into a Hallmark film), among many others.

With many published works to her credit, Editor Susan Mary Malone applies her skills at editing books to her own book writing, and those of her clients. Susan’s success as an award-winning book author of both fiction and nonfiction, as well as her short stories, can be seen in her numerous publication credits (

She also participates as speaker at many literary conferences, including the Harriett Austin Writer’s Conference (at the University of Georgia), the Blue Ridge Writer’s Conference, the SouthWest Writer’s Conference, and the upcoming Golden Triangle Writer’s Conference, among others.

How Do You Get a Book Published?

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