Book Writing Jobs and Contests

If writing is interesting to you, there are lots of opportunities to write stories, novels and books. You need not have to have a PhD in English to write well, ItâEUR(TM)s good to start writing as a hobby choosing topics or genres of writing that interest you. Some Book Writing Jobs require a complex understanding about an individual topic, and the employer will request that the writer have education or experience in the field.

Research is quite important for book writing jobs is. You need to know everything you can possibly know to adequately write a book for a writing job. Look online, or go to your local library. Find out what others have to say about what you are researching for your book writing job. This practice can help you to get a sense of what you want to write and where you want it to end.

Grammar and punctuation are also a vital part of becoming a writer. If you write, you should be well aware of grammar and punctuation. You should also allow for the employer to give you feedback regularly on your work, so you can be on the same page on the progress.

Becoming a writer does not happen overnight. You learn and grow with every new piece you write on each book job. Enjoy it and look into sites that offer book writing jobs as a freelancer, as this will give you additional practice while making a few extra bucks.
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I would like to hire an Editor I have a publishing contract to write a mind, body, spirit book, the project involves esoteric, humanistic and holistic knowledge that I have collected to help people in their everyday life. What I am having difficulty with is how best to collate the information and sort it into chapters and 'pull it all together'. I find that I have repeated several subjects and have info scattered ov... 12 Editing, Publishing, Virtual Assistant, Book Writing, Journalist Jun 26, 2017 Today22h 46m $958
Content Writing, Ghostwriter Period piece mostly around the year 1945, although it covers 1862-1946. 85,120 words. Need content editor looking where I might improve the story. Title is: Arsenics of the Heart. Manuscript centers around a dog and quite a few major characters. I have a tendency to bird-dog and think I might have cleared most of it. Includes historical references. Do not need anyone who will grammar check the nov... 9 Copywriting, Ghostwriting, Articles, Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 22h $414
Write a Book I am writing a book on engineering entrepreneurship to be used as a textbook. I have the outline but i am too busy to write it myself. Examples must be tailored fit for Filipinos or in the Philippine setting. 0 eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 21h -
Write a Children's Book I have a 6x8 karate student guide that we need to recreate. I already have an illustrator on board. I'm looking for someone that can take this 100 page manual and turn it into an easy read for ages 6+. Simple. To the point. It will be an [url removed, login to view] bound notebook with places for notes in each section. I'm looking for a child book here! I will be able to send you the ... 19 Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 16h $294
Submit articles for me Looking someone who can submit and rewrite article for big website. she should expert in content writing too. 21 Ghostwriting, Articles, Article Submission, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 13h $441
Content Writing Europe/NA Candidates are required for a short period. Exceptional writing skills. Ideal candidate will have background in Theology. Needless to say if you aren't from EU/NA - please just ignore it 24 Ghostwriting, Articles, Article Rewriting, Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 13h $131
Write an eBook How to make 100-200 a day from affiliate marketing 17 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 11h $41
Hire a Ghostwriter Im a radio host I teach in series and I want to transcribe it into book form 24 Editing, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 11h $535
Write an eBook I’m looking for a writer to research and write a 7,000 words “how-to coin-, The currency” eBook and my budget is $70 USD. Payment conditions: Full payment upon completion (No upfront fees) Deadline: 14 days upon project acceptance. Upon project completion, you agree to me having the full rights to the eBook and its content. To apply, please send me your past work samples so I can... 7 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 10h $107
30 Articles 500 words 5 days Need 10 articles of 500 words in 3 or max 4 days. Posting project in hourly category, but fee is fixed. Delivery 3-4 per day (no excuses). If you send more, the better. First 6 to 8 to be delivered in 48 hours of project award and milestone creation. Price $1 per article. Milestone will be created upon project award. $1 per article is fixed rate. If you want more – DO NOT BID. Ma... 15 Copywriting, Ghostwriting, Articles, Article Rewriting, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 10h $20
Writing daily life stories First of all, I like to writing and drawing. Occasionally, I like to brainstorming. I'm also into artsy kind of things. In this project, I would like to write a book maybe a novel about daily life. Of course, I would also have some drawing (traditional art one) and photograph in this book with a little bit poetry in it. I also need someone to help me corrects my tenses and grammar since Engli... 30 Blog, Articles, Travel Writing, Anything Goes, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 8h $465
eBook on posture correction without surgery with tips, methods, etc. I need an eBook to describe how to fix posture without surgery or seeing the doctor. Ways to have good posture and why it is important. 20 - 25 pages. How to improve posture fast -- how to improve posture while you sleep... methods, etc... good posture tips ... good sitting posture... good posture exercises. Budget $30 20 - 25 pages Deadline: 8 - 10 days from assigned date Attached i... 12 Copywriting, Research, eBooks, Medical, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 8h $55
Website Content - open to bidding I am building a financial consulting website and I need someone to write the content of the website. 32 Copywriting, Ghostwriting, Articles, Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 6h $158
Research Writing Details is private message Teaching English as a second language to adults. Teaching language to adult illiterates. Teaching language to adults. Teaching a second language. 39 Research, Research Writing, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 5h $162
Illustrate Something I wrote a short children's book for my soon to be nephew. I just need very simple cartoonish/lines and minor paint style pens (brushstroke looking) art that relates to the story line. Think simple like The Little Prince book, all white background with sketch style objects and minor colored brushstrokes on top. 1. the first page will be a little boy with his mom (mom blonde, boy dirty blonde... 16 Illustration, Caricature & Cartoons, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 1h $242
Write a Book writing an e-book 12 Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d 1h $25
Write an eBook Looking for an author to develop a series of children's books targeted toward minority children. Books will have a main lesson and be interesting and captivating for young minds. Ideas welcomed in development of the series. 19 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d $3866
Write an eBook - 25/06/2017 01:17 EDT I am looking for an good writer to research and write a "how-to" eBook focusing on a contemporary topic (I will disclose), with length of at least 7000 words and my budget is US$ 70 for 7,000 words. Payment conditions: Full payment upon completion (with no upfront fees) Deadline: 14 days upon project acceptance Upon project completion, you agree to me having the full rights to the eBoo... 7 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing, English Spelling Jun 25, 2017 Today6d $105
Write a Book 123 11 Articles, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d $479
Write an eBook - 25/06/2017 01:17 EDT I am looking for an good writer to research and write a "how-to" eBook focusing on a contemporary topic (I will disclose), with length of at least 7000 words and my budget is US$ 70 for 7,000 words. Payment conditions: Full payment upon completion (with no upfront fees) Deadline: 14 days upon project acceptance Upon project completion, you agree to me having the full rights to the eBoo... 7 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Today6d $120
Get Articles Written - 25/06/2017 01:28 EDT 3000 words eBook on "How to make a man do what you want" Looking for experienced writer who have undertaken similar project. 39 eBooks, Articles, Book Writing, Short Stories Jun 25, 2017 Jun 25, 20175d 23h $462
[Detailed] eBook on posture correction without surgery I need an eBook to describe how to fix posture without surgery or seeing the doctor. Ways to have good posture and why it is important. 40-50 pages. How to improve posture fast -- how to improve posture while you sleep... methods, etc... good posture tips ... good sitting posture... good posture exercises (pretty much everything with posture to help someone) Budget $30 40-50 pages Deadl... 12 Copywriting, eBooks, Medical Writing, Health, Book Writing Jun 25, 2017 Jun 25, 20175d 23h $34
Write some Articles Arranged marriage vs love marriage 31 Articles, Book Writing, Short Stories Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 19h $36
Line/Copy Edit Children's Book "The Secret Jump Ropes" Seeking professional to line/copy edit and help determine page breaks for a 634 word manuscript written by 9 year old. Also seeking recommendations for the layout of the book and specifically what types of pictures she should draw. Synopsis: Two children find two old jump ropes in the attic and when using them, travel back in time to change the course of events when facing a bully. Depending on... 29 Editing, Ghostwriting, Book Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 17h $417
Content Writing task for long term position- P2331 Hello freelancers, We are looking for some quality relevent writers for long-term position. Writer needs to match our quality standards and quick responder specially when the task is ongoing. payrates- 1$ per 500 words No initial milestone will be created payment will be delivered after the successful submission of task. Bid only if you agree with our terms and payrates. Happy biddin... 16 Copywriting, Ghostwriting, Articles, Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 14h $4
Real Estate Book Writing -- 3 I need help with writing a book on how to succeed in Real Estate Investment. The book should be about 200 pages. It must be captivating, informative and precise. I need a freelancer conversant in the sector, perhaps with some experience or have written something in relation. My budget is $600, and please don't waste your time if you are not qualified to work on this project. I expect to... 10 Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 13h $583
Real Estate Book Writing -- 2 I need help with writing a book on how to succeed in Real Estate Investment. The book should be about 200 pages. It must be captivating, informative and precise. I need a freelancer conversant in the sector, perhaps with some experience or have written something in relation. My budget is $600, and please don't waste your time if you are not qualified to work on this project. I expect to... 5 Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 13h $661
Real Estate Book Writing I need help with writing a book on how to succeed in Real Estate Investment. The book should be about 200 pages. It must be captivating, informative and precise. I need a freelancer conversant in the sector, perhaps with some experience or have written something in relation. My budget is $600, and please don't waste your time if you are not qualified to work on this project. I expect to... 1 Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 13h $330
e-book Bwizer is an advanced training company for Health and Sports professionals. We intend to contribute to the success of our customers, bringing to the market formations and products that can meet their needs. We still want to become a library of knowledge and there is where we need your help! We need one e-book about Hypoglycemia. As a rule, our communication as to be exactly like the attachments.... 15 Fiction, Amazon Kindle, Book Writing, Short Stories Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 12h $154
$45 - Ghostwrite 3 Hot and STEAMY HOT WIFE Short Stories - I'm looking for a ghostwriter to form a long term relationship with. To start I need a series of 3 VERY steamy and romantic shorts. These would be hot wife genre focused. Please be comfortable writing these HOT scenes. We can discuss the exact subject and outline over messages. Each story should be ~5k words for a total of 15k words across the three books. These would be a trilogy with al... 16 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 11h $154
Concept Plot/ Storyline for a Hilarious Novel Hi. I am looking for Humor. I am looking for someone with creativity and humour, I would like someone with an eye for comedy ability to add/enhance comedy, driven by strong character development and good storylines. The plot of the book should be a sarcastic tongue in cheek type. And can produce awesome, high-quality and entertaining content, not a boring children's book. I wish to have the s... 3 Book Writing, Content Writing, Creative Writing, Ghostwriting, Screenwriting Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20171d 6h $132
Write an eBook 4 Hello, I want a few ebooks of 25 pages written on a very short budget. There are strict deadlines too. I want perfection , quality and timely work. In your proposal mention how much you will charge for one such ebook. 14 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 5h $36
I would like to hire a Ghostwriter I have a few children's book ideas, one has already been critiqued, but still needs work before going to print. The other one is my favorite it's a fantasy about a two families who used to share a kingdom, but family feuds over many years caused a war and split and one family came out on top. The family defended this kingdom and the story starts where each family is not allowed to go i... 38 Ghostwriting, Fiction, Book Writing, Short Stories Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20175d 3h $247
toddler stories looking to hire a toddler story-writer who can write extremely simple stories for very young listeners. 26 Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 24, 2017 Jun 24, 20174d 23h $40
book editing I need to edit a YA fantasy novel completed at 51,000 words 102 Proofreading, Editing, Photo Editing, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 21h $661
toddler stories looking to hire a toddler story-writer who can write extremely simple stories for very young listeners. 13 Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 21h $36
Illustrate Something I wrote a short children's book for my soon to be nephew. I just need very simple cartoonish/lines and minor paint style pens (brushstroke looking) art that relates to the story line. Think simple like The Little Prince book, all white background with sketch style objects and minor colored brushstrokes on top. 1. the first page will be a little boy with his mom (mom blonde, boy dirty blonde... 45 Illustration, Caricature & Cartoons, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 21h $110
I would like to hire a Short Story Writer i just feel free in this life , i need to write more and more about things in my mind and i hope people feel it and i hope you can understand me . 9 Translation, Fiction, Book Writing, Short Stories Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 20h $34
ebook on posture correction without surgery I need an eBook to describe how to fix posture without surgery or seeing the doctor. Ways to have good posture and why it is important. 40-50 pages. How to improve posture fast -- how to improve posture while you sleep... methods, etc... good posture tips ... good sitting posture... good posture exercises Budget $30 40-50 pages Deadline - 10-15 days from assigned date 19 Editing, eBooks, Medical, Health, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 20h $79
Write an eBook i would like an ebook written on how to plan and have a baby shower. So in detail what happens or should be done prior to and during the baby shower itself. i intend to include with this ebook a free printable baby shower games so would like this include in the ebook please 19 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 19h $123
I would like to hire a Book Writer Sci-Fi novel - When there is a 'meltdown' at a top secret government facility, time bubbles transport people to different time periods and it is up to 'Section 74' to rescue those trapped in the past.. 22 Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 19h $456
Help me write a book -- 2 I need someone to finish a book. A total of 70k needs to be written. English skills must be excellent and a first language. Payment $700. Deadline as quick as possible while maintaining quality. Please do not bid if you cannot write 3,500 per day and answer messages daily. 25 Ghostwriting, Fiction, Book Writing, Creative Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 14h $413
Write an eBook write 30,000 words about gratitude 48 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 13h $702
Write a Book Hi. I would like to ghostwrite a novel of 70,000 words (+/-) subject to discussion. I have already had 3 books ghostwritten by someone, and i wish to change my genre to something different. I am looking at Humor. I am looking for someone with creativity and humour, I would like someone with an eye for comedy ability to add/enhance comedy throughout the book, driven by strong character development ... 30 Ghostwriting, Book Writing, Screenwriting, Creative Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 11h $3575
Ghost writing or menuscript writing I have a menuscript to be [url removed, login to view] has around four sections. Each section should have 4500-5000 words. I have flexible deadline but first section should be completed in 7 days. Looking forword to working with you. Thanks 55 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Research Writing, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 8h $264
I need a ghostwriter for a 4-5k words E-book I need an Ebook on how to give Wedding Speeches. I have a general idea of what I want for each chapter. I will also have further work down the road that may include more Ebooks or editing so I am looking for someone I could work with again. I need the first draft by tonight and final version by tomorrow. Freelancers with native English background are welcomed to apply. 49 Copywriting, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Articles, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 8h $193
Write an eBook - 23/06/2017 08:26 EDT Looking for a talented writer to write an ebook based around modern parenting practices involving kids after a divorce. Need someone who can write about this with ease. 34 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 6h $158
Write an eBook 7 I am looking for multiple writers to write 25 page ebooks on a very short budget. They are "how to" ebooks. Perfection in quality and following deadlines are important. In your proposal mention your rate for the project. 10 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 4h $25
Write an eBook 6 I am looking for multiple writers to write 25 page ebooks on a very short budget. They are "how to" ebooks. Perfection in quality and following deadlines are important. In your proposal mention your rate for the project. 8 Research, Ghostwriting, eBooks, Book Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 3h $24
Need Serious Writers We want high quality writers for 40 articles of 500 words each, willing to pay 1$ per 500 words for long term if approved. no jokers please! 26 Blog, Ghostwriting, Articles, Book Writing, Content Writing Jun 23, 2017 Jun 23, 20174d 3h -
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