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Editor For YA Novel
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  • Posted: Fri, Aug 17, 2012
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
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  • Start: Immediately
  • Budget: $100 - $250
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Job Description:

Your responsibilities:

- Provide detailed feedback regarding plot and character development
- Suggest content edits to match the voice, theme and setting of the novel
- Check for proper grammar and spelling to ensure great flow and structure

Your qualifications:

- Primary Skills: Copy-Editor, Editor
- Additional Skills: Journalism/ Book Publishing
- Fluent English including excellent writing, grammar, spelling and formatting
- A work style that is extremely detail oriented
- Strong communication skills
- Proficient in Microsoft Word & Email
- Prior experience and examples furnished in your bid
- References or an established reputation on Elance preferred
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This is a 50,000 word manuscript. A brief synopsis of the novel:

A paranormal novel where a teen realizes that she has super abilities that are causing unwanted changes to her body and her life!

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