Sunday, 23 December 2012
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10th day of Christmas: Fiction Editor Kirsten Armstrong and Picture Book Editor Joe Marriot of Tamarind Books
Wednesday, 19 December 2012
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Tuesday, 11 December 2012
A complaint (in verse)
Writer Wrangler (N): someone who has voluntarily, or involuntarily, come into possession of a writer.
Please remember that a Writer is for life, not just for Christmas.
(Although if you put enough shiny baubles on the tree, it will distract them long enough for you to scoff all the mince pies.)
Monday, 10 December 2012
|That Newsweek cover.|
But you know what? Getting a Kindle made me realize how much we need bookshops.
Yes the buying process is a doddle. But I only had to walk into my local Waterstones on Islington High Street to realize that shopping on a Kindle is a limited experience.
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