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I have written a 70,000 word book
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  • Posted: Tue, May 22, 2012
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I have written a 70,000 word book. I need it to be proof written.
I have written a 70,000 word book. I need it to be proof written.
I have written a 70,000 word book. I need it to be proof written.
I have written a 70,000 word book. I need it to be proof written.
I have written a 70,000 word book. I need it to be proof written.

Give me a quote! Thanks!
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Added 24 MAY 2012, 14:05 PM EDT
Thanks so much. You are certainly a talented group.

I need ask a favor. I am confused as to the actual final cost on some proposals, so if you would be so kind, please update your proposals to give me a total cost for the project. This will greatly assist me in my final selection. Just a number is fine.

It doesn't hurt if you would also include a quick summary of what "proof written" means to you in terms of your proposal, so that I can ascertain to what degree you can help me make my book a bestseller!

I know some of you have already done both of the abov...

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