We're looking for a native or perfectly fluent Spanish speaker for a proofread of the Spanish translation of a memoir written by a parent who lost a child to cancer. The book is about 60,000 words, and was extensively edited in English prior to being translated to Spanish. You will be doing the proofread in PDF using basic "annotate" tools.
BQB Publishing is looking to expand our illustrator freelancer pool. We are looking for illustrators for children's books and for book covers for all ages. Our children's books are 8 x 10, and our other books are mostly 6 x 9.
Please submit a one-page illustration sample sheet along with your rates for one b/w page/illustration, one full-color pag...
BQB Publishing is looking to expand its editorial freelance pool. We publish fiction, children's books, juvenile books, and nonfiction.
Editors need to have an eye for detail, a love for writing, and the ability to work closely with authors. Proofreaders must be sticklers for details and must be ready to proofread manuscripts to zero errors.
Skills: editing, english grammar, english proofreading
Proofread 162-page book that has been translated into Brazilian Portuguese
The job includes the following:
1. a thorough proofread that marks everything that needs correcting
2. proofread delivery no later than July 6 (we really, really cannot budge on this)
3. your guarantee that the proofreading is done at the highest quality, and that everythin...
We are looking for an audio producer who can work with us to 1) guide us as to whether an author's voice is good for audio if they want to read their own story, and if so, guide us on what format the recordings would have to get to them; and 2) if an author either doesn't want to do the recording or their voice isn't good for recording, the person ...
Skills: business writing, content writing, english
This job will require not only editing the text but assist in determining the flow of the sketches, puzzles, and activities, and adding text here and there, if needed. This coloring book will be 40 pages long. Would like this turned around in seven days, if possible. The price will be $75, per your quote.
You will be working with author Arlene Westermeyer on her novel, The Cast Net. The agreed-upon cost is $615 paid in two increments -- Half upfront and half upon completion. The time frame is two months from today, September 14, 2011.
“Eve was awesome. She was very professional, positive, and finished the job before deadline. She had a wonderful rapport with our author, and helped polish the book to perfection. Thanks Eve!”
“Lisa provided a style manual and detailed information about the publishing company. We touched base often as the editing progressed and had solid communication about her expectations and our timeline. It was sheer joy to work with the book''s author, Millie. We developed a candid professional rapport and worked closely to improve her novel in every area. The author was very receptive to my suggestions to refine her book and worked well on every level with me as her editor. Great book, great people. Thanks!”