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Fair and loathing

In the first of a series of blogs, Jamie Byng, Managing Director of the independent publisher Canongate Books, offers some insights into why he´s

15. Okt. 2009
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Friday – The Three Nicks

Day three and am struggling. Struggling with time, wishing it would stand still for 12 hours so I could have a quick nap, read one manuscript, eat something and generally chill. Right now I’m in a calm cab, on my own, en route … Weiterlesen

15. Okt. 2009
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14. Okt. 2009
von Jamie Byng

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Thursday

Basically I am an optimist because the great myth of the person who tells another person a story won’t disappear that quickly. There will always be someone who feels the need to tell a friend one of his ideas or one of his … Weiterlesen

14. Okt. 2009
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13. Okt. 2009
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Wednesday

I can’t believe I have agreed to this.  I even said to my commissioning editor Thomas that I was going to regret agreeing to this before I had agreed.  And he did what all commissioning editors do – sweet-talked me … Weiterlesen

13. Okt. 2009
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