We are looking for people to read and review chapter one of a novel under development.
You will be tasked with proofreading and answering questions we ask about your honest opinion of the story.
The chapters word count
Pages 6 of 6
Words 2863 of 2909
Characters 16313 of 16580
Characters excluding spaces 13479 of 13697
On average, it takes us about 21 minutes to completely read the chapter. Our Q&A (Questions and Answers) process will be 10 to 20 minutes long.
If you have children ages 13-23, we would love to also hear what your children think as well.
*UPDATED as of 9/14/2016*
-Due to the amount of interest expressed from many, many candidates, we will likely select 4 to 5 applicants at a time to review chapter one in the upcoming week or two.
-Please include samples of your work.
-The genre of this novel is Fiction. The date of the story is around the 1400's. The story loosely intertwines with real life events, such as Columbus exploration of the America's.
-The story is centered around the plight of women towards independence, in a world dominated by men. The story at times is dark, has aspects of violence, and atrocities, but chapter one is fairly light compared to the upcoming chapters., either way.
-We don't know yet whether to classify the story as Action & Adventure or War & Military
-The pay rate is between $2 (someone has offered at this rate) to $20 an hour. We may make exceptions for one or two people but you have to justify the price with experience and a quality portfolio.
-We're in the process of choosing a candidate for Character, environment and scene drawings for chapter one of this very same novel ($250). If you are talented, have a great portfolio, or know anyone who may be interested, click the following link https://www.upwork.com/jobs/~0189ebc63beff605a0
-Our reviewing process will begin 9/15/2016 around 6am. If you have not been shortlisted or received a message by 9/16/2016, we recommend that you review your proposal to make it more competitive.
*UPDATED as of 9/17/201 7:46 am*
-I have submitted the very first offer. The candidate followed directions, submitted a portfolio, speaks good English among others.
-About 10 people have been shortlisted so far.
-Still seeking candidates