I'm a fantasy author from the Netherlands and I'm looking for someone to edit my most recent manuscript. The genre is fantasy, it is 136,000 words long (or 376 book pages), and it will be published in the future.
As a non-native speaker I need someone to correct my work in the following aspects:
- Natural and realistic feel of the conversations (most important)
- Grammar / use of words
- Character development / consistency in personalities
- Plot development / general consistency
What I'm asking for is that you correct my mistakes and comment on the material using the editing functions in Microsoft Word, so I can see exactly what is changed and I can accept or decline your changes. My voice is very important to me.
To apply for this job you need to be a native English speaker (preferably British). Also, you need to have experience with editing books of this size, preferably fantasy books. And finally, you need to have a good grasp on the fantasy genre and have read at...