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Book Editor With Marketing Experience Needed For How To Book Project
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  • Posted: Mon, Mar 26, 2012
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  • Location: United States
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I'm in the market for a great editor. Specifically, I'm looking for help with a book I'm writing about how to get into private school. Though the book is not yet finished, I'd like to hire an editor who can help me with several sets of copy I need to write at this point in order to do some early marketing of the book.

These items include:
--The book's introduction, which I may send in whole or in part to people who I hope to interview for the book
--An excerpt from the book that can also be sent to interview targets and be part of a PR packet, and that can be posted as a preview on the book's web site
--A brief summary of the book (for the web site and possibly the front cover flap)
--An about the author blurb (for the web site and possibly the back cover flap)

I will write all of these materials and employ the successful candidate to help me polish them. I need someone who brings several skills to the table: in addition to being a great non-fiction book editor, I'm looking for...

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