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Timing Is Everything

By posted at 10:03 am on July 27, 2017 0

“In a world where reality has become stranger than fiction, actual books are no longer selling.” At The New RepublicMorgan Jerkins talks with agents, authors, booksellers, editors, and publicists about whether the Trump presidency is bad for the book business. And on that note, let’s revisit our own Bill Morris on book releases: “There are few iron facts in the crapshoot of the literary life, but here’s one: In book publishing — no less than in music, war, and sex — timing is everything.”

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