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Mystery Writing
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  • Posted: Tue, Feb 26, 2013
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
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  • Start: Immediately
  • Budget: Less than $500
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We are looking for someone to help develop and write a fiction series; the book will be a mystery and involve a Hollywood detective. Experience in mystery writing is a must.

The winning writer will be given a general synopsis of the plot, but they will need to help develop the outline. The first book will be app. 10,000 words. If the style is a good fit, then more jobs will be commissioned.

When submitting, please make sure you have either attached or given access to samples of your fiction. Samples should not be free work. Samples should only be fiction--not articles, screenplays, poetry or any other style not relevant to this job.

Prior to beginning the job, a NDA will need to be signed. Upon payment, all copyright (including the rights to use the character in other books) and by-line is surrendered.

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