research / historical fiction / editing

  • Status Closed
  • Budget $2 - $8 USD / hour
  • Total Bids 10

Project Description

Hi There,

I wrote a 60k-words adventure story set in late medieval Europe (1492 Germany).

It is planed to go out as e-book and will have more parts to come.

After four drafts written over 6 months, I now need somebody to:

- Research / Fact check of historical details (not political nobility stuff but rather daily life of normal people)

- Add historical flavour in wording / grammar if agreeable (like temporary correct measures, units, etc.)

- Look at the story as a whole (structural editing)

- Finally copy edit

- Formatting for kindle & co publishing

I am aware this is a tall order for one person and I am fine to split into different projects as needed.

One will need (in that order):

- Know how of the time period (this is NOT a princess-king-story but rather a story that calls for somebody who likes medieval craft, art, cooking, healing, myths, travelling, spirituality etc.)

- Understanding of dogs (one character is a dog)

- Experience in editing

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