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Seeking an experienced editor for an eBook

We are looking for an experienced editor to potentially work with long term. We have the first draft of a 25,000 word eBook (in MS Word) on a health topic, which requires significant editing.

The following tasks will be required:

- Proof reading

- Adding diagrams and pictures where appropriate

- Giving the book a conversational and motivational tone throughout

- Simplifying any over-technical parts

- Adding links to our website where appropriate

- Formatting

We would then want you to write an introduction based on notes that we would provide.

The book is on a specific health topic, written for suffers of this illness, and concentrates on ways of overcoming symptoms. This is the first in a series of books, and so we are seeking someone to work with long term. Experience in editing health related topics is essential. Please include a resume and samples of work you have edited.

By applying/accepting this job you agree this is a WORK FOR HIRE situation. You agree that you will own no rights to the work or any part of the work, and you understand/agree your name will not appear anywhere on/in the work.

Skills: Editing, Proofreading

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FreelanceEditor

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riana22

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AnnaWinn

Expert writer in healthcare field

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hepzi

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Shexa

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bvramanan

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sbriggs42

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alidacooper

Extensive experience in proofreading and editing, with a passion for health topics. I would enjoy working with you long term very much.

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Blitz1989

i have studied foreign languages and mastered in English language. i have lived in united states for a long time and in London for about a year. send me the files if you are interested. you have a good day

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mara123

Ready to start. Sample attached in PM.

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