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Current collaborations

The Monthly Challenge for February contains 76 works. You can help by reading the guide and contributing to the current challenge.
This month:
  • Pages processed: 4822 (160.7% of target)
  • Avg. pages/day: 185
  • Yesterday: 95

Last month:
  • Pages processed: 4756 (158.5% of target)
  • Avg. pages/day: 153

The current Proofread of the Month is The Story of the Flute (1914) by Henry Macaulay Fitzgibbon.

Recent collaborations: The Art of Kissing, Frenzied Fiction, Napoleon, Doom of the Great City, The Ocean and its Wonders, The Playboy of the Western World, Kutenai Tales, A History of Japanese Colour-Prints, O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1924, The Origin of the Bengali Script

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