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Hire a Writer for a Book

Book writing broadly involves creating works of fiction, non-fiction or poetry in the form of short stories, novels, biographies, autobiographies and other types of formats. Book writers either come up with their own ideas or turn their employers’ ideas into words for them.

What Can Book Writers Do?

You can hire a writer for a book who specializes in a specific field or has experience in a format of writing (e.g. short stories writer, biographer) and select them as per your requirement. First they develop ideas for the book and the format they have to write in, then they turn them into engaging words. A freelance book writer offers follows the following process:

  • Develop subject ideas and topics for writing
  • Research, write and rewrite materials to get the desired results
  • Submit work in the required style and format
  • Revise work based on feedback


How to Find Book Writers for Hire

To hire a writer for a book, make sure your freelancer has:

  • Excellent command of the language and is equipped with literary skills.
  • Knowledge of the literary marketplace and their target audience.
  • Experience in creative writing.
  • Self-discipline and motivation to work without any supervision.
  • Ability to work with deadlines.

After getting your work done, you should look for book proposals experts who can help you sell or market the book to potential publishers.

Guru Tip: There are many book writers for hire on Guru. You should check their portfolio before hiring them. It can provide an insight into their past work and determine whether they are suitable for your project or not.

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Milestones are like checkpoints you create to ensure you're happy with the work every step of the way. Build as many milestones into your job as you want — set a due date for each milestone and the amount to be paid.

Pay by Task

Pay for a single completed task, however big or small. Create and assign tasks for work as needed, and generate invoices from each task once they are completed.

Pay by the Hour

Track progress with ease and confidently pay freelancers by the hour. Use our TimeTracker software to see in the moment updates of work being done. Hiring multiple freelancers for your job? Stay organized with a breakdown of each freelancer's hourly rate and time tracked.

Pay Using Recurring Payments

Easily pay your go-to freelancers on an ongoing basis. Set up to four recurring payment rules for any given job — pay every week, every other week, every month, or every quarter. Stop or Resume payments at any point with just a click of a button.

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