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Edit and critique a 5 chapters of a novel

I have written a novel and would like to perfect the first few chapters before submitting to literary agents. I'm looking for 3 or 4 people to read the text, comment on how interesting, compelling and readable it is, and make suggestions for improvements and tweak the wording where they feel necessary.

I will be sending an MS Word file and would like changes shown using the Track Changes and Comments functions ideally (or at least clearly highlighted).

I know what a reasonable price for this kind of work would be, so don't be fooled by the project budget ("It's a trap!"). Please include the word "Tenzin" somewhere in your bid so that I know you've read this description.

The text is about 30 pages double-spaced (about 16,600 words) long.

I will also ask readers to sign a simple non-disclosure agreement I've drafted, to protect my work.

I'll be much more likely to select you as one of my proof readers if:

- You demonstrate a good command of English in your bid

- You're from a English-majority-speaking country

- You're also a writer and wouldn't mind sending me an example of your work

- You're a Tibetan or from Himalayan India

- You're a world traveler and can convince me you've been to Dharamsala (India) or Tibet.

Thanks so much for taking an interest, and I'm looking forward to seeing your bids!

David B

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Taidot: Editointi, Oikoluku

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( 9 arvostelua ) Sheffield, United Kingdom

Projektin tunnus: #14809930

52 freelanceria on tarjonnut keskimäärin %project_bid_stats_avg_sub_26% %project_currencyDetails_sign_sub_27% tähän työhön

jw010699

Tenzin Hello David, what you are asking for is called "developmental editing." Relevant Skills and Experience I’m a professional editor and proofreader with 36 years of experience, which includes developmental editin Lisää

£120 GBP 2 päivässä
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vinita1804

Hi Tenzin, I am an Indian who has been to Ladakh and visited the Hemis Monastery (Gongpa) there. I am also a writer-cum-designer and you can check my profile page for samples of my work. Relevant Skills and Experience Lisää

£100 GBP 5 päivässä
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Zarinaali

A proposal has not yet been provided

£250 GBP 3 päivässä
(65 arvostelua)
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FreelanceEditor

Hi, David. I'd be delighted to provide you editorial assistance in five weekdays. Relevant Skills and Experience I'm an experienced copyeditor, proofreader, translator, and layout specialist in MS Word format. Propos Lisää

£250 GBP 5 päivässä
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judgemel

This is my bid. I have completed dozens of successful proofreading projects for many happy satisfied and repeat clients (check my feedback and website [login to view URL]) Relevant Skills and Experience I am a skilled nat Lisää

£44 GBP 1 päivässä
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whiteshepherd

Hi David, I am an Australian editor. I am not Indian or Tibetan, nor have I been there. I am interested in their philosophies. I can give an objective view as a professional editor and as an end user. Relevant Skills Lisää

£150 GBP 7 päivässä
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rta57ae2d68bb124

Hi, I'm Rohan, and I am ideally suited to comment on your chapters for a number of reasons. Relevant Skills and Experience I'm Indian, and have been to Dharamsala, Kasaul, etc. I'm a Travel Blogger, and I'm currently Lisää

£150 GBP 5 päivässä
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DLG73

Concerned about your book? LOVE is the answer -- my LOVE for EDITING! Send me a chapter to edit for FREE, Tenzin, and see why price didn't keep nine other authors from falling in love with my work. Relevant Skills and Lisää

£150 GBP 4 päivässä
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greatwords4you

I'm an educated, native English speaking, skilled and experienced editor/proofreader! Someone used to critiquing text in terms of its interest to readers, forward movement

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kemmydal

Hi there! Thanks for taking the time to read my proposal. I'm a very talented editor and proofreader with the skills to edit your book professionally. Relevant Skills and Experience I possess over 8 years experience i Lisää

£111 GBP 2 päivässä
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MarayaLK

For beta reading, proofreading, light editing, and comments on first few chapters of M/S - Tenzin. Relevant Skills and Experience I am a university-educated native English speaker. I have lots of experience outside of Lisää

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revival786

Hi there, I am a professional editor. Please check my reviews and previous work to have an idea about the quality of my service. I am highly interested in your project. Regards, Revival Relevant Skills and Experi Lisää

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kitotopaul

Tenzin I would love to read and critique your book and offer advice on appropriate adjustments. I will share my past work with you for easier assessment. Relevant Skills and Experience Editing, Proofreading Proposed Lisää

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