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Fiction Editor/Ghostwriter Needed
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  • Posted: Wed, Nov 21, 2012
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I am looking for a strong fiction editor/ghostwriter to assist with the completion of my 60k word fiction/romance novel which draws upon classic JM Barrie symbology. The novel is currently 15k words, and I hope to award the winner of this bid with the continuation of the novel, to be completed in 15k word increments. This is project 1 of 4.

The goals of this project is for contractor to:
Read available portion of novel, making ad-lib edits/comments to the story in-progress that would help clarify/strengthen/deepen any weak parts of the story, develop characters, flesh out shallow ideas, etc. It is largely a peer-review/beta-read project to include small bits of ghostwriting when appropriate. The ideal contractor will read this portion of the manuscript, making content suggestions or drafting ghostwritten inserts via track changes as they move through the document. Please bid appropriately.

The ideal contractor should have a strong literature background, and experience in fictional...

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Job ID: 35391593
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Bid ID: 35393819  |  Submitted: Nov 21, 2012 11:40 ET 
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