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James Rhodes, meet James Frey

James Rhodes and James Frey have more in common than people know. James Rhodes previously published his memoir under the pseudonym Josh Cannon with the title Silent Scream. 192 more words

Review | S - J. J. Abrams & Doug Dorst

  • Hardcover (Canongate, 472 pages)
  • First published 2013; this edition published 2013
  • Rating on Goodreads: 4 stars
  • Buy the book here

The First Bad Man

Miranda July

First Sentence:     I drove to the doctor’s office as if I was starring in a movie Phillip was watching—windows down, hair blowing, just one hand on the whe… 198 more words


The Seed Collectors by Scarlett Thomas

‘I have no idea why everyone thinks nature is so benign and glorious and wonderful.  All nature is trying to do is kill us as efficiently as possible.’ 441 more words


Rights, Royalties & Reaching a Global Audience: My Placement at Canongate Books

Before I started the MSc Publishing course, I had been lucky enough to acquire some good work experience within the publishing industry, mainly through various marketing and editorial roles. 480 more words

Work Placement

The Wonderful World of Canongate Books

With no previous publishing experience out with the MSc publishing course, I was eager to delve into the foreign world of rights, contracts and royalties. 472 more words

Work Placement

Letters Live at Hay Festival May 24th 2015

Have you ever experienced one of those far-fetched dreams involving celebrities? In reality they wouldn’t know you from Adam but in your dream you are close friends and it isn’t a strange occurrence that Stephen Fry turns up on your doorstep or Jude Law pops round to borrow a cup of sugar. 1,290 more words