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By Any Other Name

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What if the greatest writer of all time isn’t who we think he is?

What if he isn’t even a he?

Step back four hundred years and discover the female author who hid behind the mask of the man we...

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By Any Other Name

Blurb Your Enthusiasm

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The dazzling, staggering, astonishing, unputdownable* story of the book blurb, filled with writing tips, literary folklore and publishing secrets

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The Diary of a Bookseller

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An inside look at the trials and tribulations of life in the book trade, from struggles with eccentric customers to wrangles with his own staff

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Dear Reader

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Dear Reader is a moving, funny and joyous exploration of how books can change the course of your life, packed with recommendations from one reader to another.

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Dear Reader

The Unlikely Escape of Uriah Heep

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Ever since he was little Charley has had a secret ability that nobody outside of his immediate family knew about. He is able to bring any literary character out of their book and into the real world....

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The Unlikely Escape of Uriah Heep

The Pleasure of Reading

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In this delightful collection forty-three acclaimed writers explain what first made them interested in literature, what inspired them to read and what makes them continue to do so. First published in...

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Becoming Mrs Lewis

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A novel about Joy Davidman, the woman C. S. Lewis called “my whole world.” When poet and writer Joy Davidman began writing letters to C. S. Lewis—known as Jack—she was...

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Curious Pursuits Occasional Writing

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Curious Pursuits is a collection of personal essays, book reviews and articles from the fierce, ingenious mind of Margaret Atwood, ranging from 1970 to the present.

Atwood remembers moving to...

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Curious Pursuits Occasional Writing
 
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