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Proofread and edit a life story manuscript

LOOKING TO HIRE a SKILFUL ENGLISH editor and proofreader to provide structural and copy editing to a very interesting life story manuscript. 44,000 words, word, 12pt double spaced

Job description:-

1. Check for grammatical, spelling, punctuation, tense and typographical errors

2. Review word choice and sentence structure to ensure that language flows well, using appropriate tone and style to achieve a presentation that is appealing to adult readers

3. Take great care to preserve the voice and meaning of the manuscript,

4. Provide comments to bring attention to any issues with storyline.

Upon completion of the editing, you will return

1. A marked copy, showing all corrections and comments,

2. A revised copy, with corrections accepted and comments removed, and

3. A document with additional comments, recommendations, and suggestions that supplement the comments in the manuscript, if such exposition is necessary.

Please only bid if you are serious and if you are a native English speaker.

Please also include samples of work done in the past.

This project has the opportunity to lead to ongoing work in editig and proofreading.

Please provide TURN -AROUND TIME.

Thank you

Skills: Copywriting, Editing, Format & Layout, Proofreading

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( 1 review ) Panania, Australia

Project ID: #1621482

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