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English-to-Spanish translation of a sci-fi romance novel

Posted: Mar 11, 2018 15:23 GMT   (GMT: Mar 11, 2018 15:23)

Job type: Translation/editing/proofing job
Service required: Translation

Languages: English to Spanish

Job description:

We are looking for a native Spanish speaker with experience translating fiction to translate a sci-fi romance novel from English into Spanish. The novel is ~88k words. Additionally, the chosen candidate would help us with some minor marketing-related tasks in Spanish, such as setting up a book description, the author website, and drafting emails to Spanish book-reviewing blogs.

As part of the application, please be prepared to provide a sample of your skills by translating an excerpt of the novel for us (3 scenes totaling approx. 1300 words). These samples will then be used to select the finalist.

Please mention if any of these apply to you:
1) You have translated a work of fiction and can provide information about it.
2) You read romance in English or Spanish. You read fantasy novels in either of the languages.
3) Spanish is your native language (you were born in Spain) and you have full mastery of English.

Content warning: This novel is a ROMANCE with all that it implies, so please consider that before applying.
Source format: Microsoft Word
Delivery format: Microsoft Word

Budget and payment details:
Budget information for this job is restricted to those who meet the requirements of the job.
Poster country: United States

Volume: 88,000 words

Service provider targeting (specified by job poster):
Membership: Non-members may quote after 12 hours
info Art/Literary
info Preferred specific fields: Linguistics
info Preferred native language: Spanish
Subject field: Poetry & Literature
info Preferred quoter location: Spain
Quoting deadline: Mar 22, 2018 04:00 GMT
Delivery deadline: Jun 1, 2018 04:00 GMT
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Contact person title: IZ EXPERTS INC

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