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  • Posted: Wed, Jul 25, 2012
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I have a first draft of a novel that I would like someone to review and give me professional feedback on. It is quite short, only 47 000 words.

In short, the book follows a young man who tries to figure out how to make life worth living. It is quite dark with a lot of social criticism so it is important that you are able to judge it objectively and not take a personal stance. The book is set in Stockholm, Sweden so if you have any relation to Sweden, that might be a plus. However, it is all written in english and the references are not critical for the story.

The aim is to get the novel published and preferably I would like to have someone that have publish a book themselves and knows the process. Guidance on how to proceed after the manuscript is complete is also appreciated.

To summarize:

*Review the script and provide feedback. The story, the characters, the style of writing, the language. A few pages of written feedback + comments in the text.
*Provide guidance on h...

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