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Portuguese to English Translation for Fiction Book Proposal
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We are attempting to sell a series of published Brazilian books in the U.S. market and require a translator to help us build a solid proposal to show to American publishers.

We are seeking NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS ONLY who are fluent in Brazilian Portuguese and preferably have a background in creative writing or fiction translations. (We are not seeking native Portuguese speakers who have studied English.)

The proposal to be translated consists of:

- 3 Short book synopses (Approx. 1000 words total)
- 1 long book synopsis (Approx. 1000 words total)
- 4 sample chapters (Approx 8,000 words total)

The genre of the books is young adult (teen) fantasy.

Please send samples of previous translations and feel free to message me with any questions.


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