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Jon was born in England and immigrated to Southern California as a child.
Jon was born in England and immigrated to Southern California as a child.

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A World of Kindness
Pajama Press sent me an advance copy of their forthcoming children's book, A World of Kindness . It took me about two seconds to fall in love with it. One thing only a very few friends know about me is I was bullied as a child. It wasn't until I moved to th...
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A World of Kindness
Pajama Press sent me an advance copy of their forthcoming children's book, A World of Kindness . It took me about two seconds to fall in love with it. One thing only a very few friends know about me is I was bullied as a child. It wasn't until I moved to th...
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Holy Ghost Speakeasy and Revival
Turner Publishing Company I have discovered that I love reading historical fiction about my new home in the mountains of Western North Carolina. Well, I should be honest here, so far I have only read two since moving here BUT , both were so outstandingly go...
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Holy Ghost Speakeasy and Revival
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Here's my interview with author, adventurer and Monty Python great, Michael Palin.
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Michael Palin
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Michael Palin
Michael Palin, author, actor, world travel documentarian, and member of the world-famous comedy troupe, Monty Python, has been very busy recently. Not only has he just finished an hilarious new film, The Death of Stalin , he's also written a very serious bo...
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Hermione Hoby
Hermione Hoby Hermione Hoby by Nina Subin Credit When I put down Hermione Hoby's wonderful book Neon in Daylight for the last time, after just finishing it, I remember thinking it was a perfect "slice of life" book. What I mean by that is this: if you lay s...
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Latest issue of Advance Reading Copy highlights Grove/Atlantics publisher, Morgan Entrekin...
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Morgan Entrekin, Publisher, Grove/Atlantic I first met Morgan in 1993 when he presented his Spring list to all of reps in the old PGW offices in Emeryville, CA. I was still relatively new to publishing then, having just spent the last 22 years selling those...
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Great Farewell Trip
I have worked for PGW for 26 years but it's time to put away the boxes of ARC's and my computer bag and retire. These years working with publishers and booksellers have been some of the best years of my life. I have grown and matured (stop laughing) ever si...
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Great Farewell Trip
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Bookmarks in Winston-Salem
and a conversation with Jamie Rogers Southern, their Operations Director. Linda-Marie Barrett, Assistant Executive Director of SIBA , and I recently paid a visit to the new home of Bookmarks in downtown Winston-Salem, NC.   Bookmarks
is a literary arts org...
Bookmarks in Winston-Salem
Bookmarks in Winston-Salem
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