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The Author

The Author is the Society’s journal and is sent to members quarterly.

Is an invaluable source of information and news for our members as well as for publishers, literary agents and other professionals working in the book industry.

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‘It is a cool pleasure to receive The Author each quarter.  Essential reading for all grownups in our industry and for everyone who cares about authors’ – Jonathan Lloyd, C.E.O of Curtis Brown.

Members receive The Author free of charge. If you are not a member and wish to subscribe, please download The Author Subscription Form (pdf format) and return to Sarah Baxter at the Society.

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Contents – Spring 2008