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Predicting Winners

Posted on April 4, 2008 in News & Reviews

Perils of Facebook

Posted on April 4, 2008 in News & Reviews

Young Publishing Entrepreneurs – Shortlist Revealed

Posted on April 3, 2008 in Uncategorized

The British Council and the London Book Fair have announced the shortlist for their second UK Young Publishing Entrepreneur award.   The award was launched in 2007, when it was …

Geek's Corner: Helvetica: How does it make you feel?

Posted on April 1, 2008 in Uncategorized

  ‘Two fonts walk into a bar and the barman says, ‘sorry, we don’t serve your type in here’.   No other typeface has attracted so much attention and controversy …

Book Review: This Book Will Save Your Life by A. M. Homes

Posted on April 1, 2008 in Uncategorized

  Does my life need saving? Maybe. Is it better to believe that the Richard and Judy recommendation, rather than a need to ‘save myself’ made me pick up this …

Geek’s Corner: Helvetica: How does it make you feel?

Posted on April 1, 2008 in Uncategorized

  ‘Two fonts walk into a bar and the barman says, ‘sorry, we don’t serve your type in here’.   No other typeface has attracted so much attention and controversy …

Goldfish Website Launch

Posted on March 27, 2008 in Uncategorized

Thursday 13th March 2008 saw the launch of the Goldfish online journal at the Swedenborg Institute in London. When I first heard about it, I naturally assumed that it had …

Orange Prize Attacked: A Question of Sexism?

Posted on March 26, 2008 in Uncategorized

  Tim Lott, author of Fearless and The Scent of Dried Roses, has labelled the Orange Prize ‘sexist and discriminatory’ and ‘special treatment for a dominant group’.   Conceived in …

Speaker Meeting – January 2008, Editorial Trends

Posted on March 18, 2008 in Uncategorized

The Bearded Tit, that ‘Gut Feeling’ and the Dangerous Lure of Richard and Judy:  Society of Young Publishers Consider the Reality of Publishing in 2008 Sarah Jones reports from the …

Pub Quiz for BTBS

Posted on March 12, 2008 in News & Reviews

‘Finding a Happy Tree’

Posted on March 12, 2008 in News & Reviews

SYP, FYI

Posted on March 12, 2008 in News & Reviews