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INSIDE PUBLISHING – BOOKISH PEOPLE
May 28, 2010 – 2:06 pm | No Comment

by Rebecca Lee
When you can buy books from aisle 2 of your weekly supermarket sweep, why bother going into a bookshop? Or why can’t you just go on Amazon?
A regime change at Waterstones is planning …

Underwood: Interview with Toby Litt
May 21, 2010 – 9:58 am | No Comment
Underwood: Interview with Toby Litt

by Katy Darby

Do you like short stories? Do you remember vinyl? If the answer to both these questions is yes, then you, sir or madam, are the target audience for the quirky, cool and …

Questions by Alexander Starritt
May 11, 2010 – 12:58 pm | No Comment

Crompton was about to be assaulted with questions like the one that had undone his predecessor. Someone had asked why there weren’t enough helicopters to provide air cover for the boys in Helmand. He hadn’t …

CARTOON – RANDOM QUESTION TIME
May 11, 2010 – 12:09 pm | No Comment
CARTOON – RANDOM QUESTION TIME

By Becky Fawcett

INSIDE PUBLISHING – A LITTLE BIT OF LUCK
May 11, 2010 – 11:56 am | No Comment
INSIDE PUBLISHING – A LITTLE BIT OF LUCK

Books take time to make. As you will know from all those doomed university essays (why is 2,000 words so many?), word counts are pesky things and books need at least 30,000. We also need …

COMPETITION – UNDERWOOD LIMITED EDITION VINYL
May 6, 2010 – 7:28 am | No Comment

UNDERWOOD have given us two very cool and beautifully designed vinyl records to give away. Info is below.
For your chance to win, just email
tristan.summerscale@notesfromtheunderground.co.uk
(aka the world’s longest email address) by the end of this week …

Interview – Learn Something Every Day
May 5, 2010 – 5:20 am | No Comment
Interview – Learn Something Every Day

What a lovely idea from some lovely people. Every day visitors to their site send them facts, and they pick one to turn into an illustration. Manchester based design agency Young have signed a deal …