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Episode 5: Proofing the Story

"The various moving parts of a book come in and come out through this department." —Brenna Franzitta, the Managing Editor

In this episode of "How a Book Is Made," Lauren Oliver takes us to a critical stop in the development of any book: the Managing Editorial department. Managing Editor Brenna Franzitta describes how a book is kept on schedule, the difference between a copy editor and a proofreader, and the review process that ensures books are error-free before they are sent to the printer.