Category: publishing

So you just stamp books?

This is a statement I’ve come across for the last…oh, lets say over 20 years (crikey that makes me sound old!). When I was a Librarianship & Information Studies student, way back when, working my way towards a four-year honours degree, I regularly got…

Why Editing Matters

When you think about it, editing is a pretty strange occupation. People spend weeks, months, years writing something that is important to them. From a nugget of an idea a book is formed. The author writes… sometimes it’s easy, sometimes it’s hard and occasionally…

Life’s too short for boring books.

Let me get one thing straight. There’s really no such thing as a bad book. Ok there is… but there’s usually (not always) something interesting hiding underneath the surface if time were spent on it and good advice given at the start. There are…