The narrative is approximately 100 pages long in 4 main sections and a glossary document that is approximately 25 pages long. It was written years ago and has been proofread with content updates but needs a second set of eyes for clarity. Some research for confirmation of key facts need to be completed as noted and then end-noted. Book Template format provided. The elements that need to be researched and updated are marked with comments in the margin. Table of Contents added It needs to be proofread and edited for a commercial book format and a recommendations for expanding the Table of Contents to be shorter and more digestible chapter lengths, is desired. Another editor will do final editing for actual flow of the chapters.
All I am looking for at this time is someone to proofread, reformat with consistent styles of body text and headers within the template and complete the highlighted research items, providing the end note notations.
Attached is an excerpt of the first section that is intended for the contractor to review to learn about my writing style, determine if they can stay true to that style while also making it book ready, and to give me a quote for the work assuming it is 4 times the amount of narrative. The glossary has been created will be provided so that it can be formatted properly - words bold and definition not bold, justified, indented.
Furthermore, there are plans for additional published works, articles to be released, so I am seeking someone who understands my writing style, the goal of the content, and can be an ongoing resource to utilize and depend on although I am requesting a fixed price for this project. For now it is listed as a one time project. The budget is actually $75-150.
I will be submitting a different excerpt to get started on while I finish my edits and revisions on the remaining.
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