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Ghost write a non fiction book
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Feb 19, 2012

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  • Posted: Sun, Jan 29, 2012
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Seeking a truly skilled writer to assist with a book writing project.

Project details:
Non fiction book; 45,000 - 50,000 words; the story of one family's experience, from the moment of discovery that their ten year old child had been sexually abused by her uncle. From the mother/grandmother's perspective, discusses how she helped herself as well as guided her devastated family through it. It is not a catalogue of pain, nor is it something difficult, dry and unreadable. The tone must be one of a warm conversation with a friend who has "been there" and is sharing their experience. It will be positive and hopeful, not denying trauma of course, but focussing on how to acknowledge and move through it without despair. The writing style must be fresh, engaging, intimate, warm, easy to read, positive, light, conversational and relatable.

Your role: Assisting with book planning initially and assist with the writing process (ghost writing and/or editing). I have a rough first chapter -...

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