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Publish And Be Branded: The New Threat To Literature's Laboratory

Posted at 8:10AM Tuesday 14 Jan 2014

Increasingly fixated on the stars of today, such as Hilary Mantel and JK Rowling, publishers are neglecting the experimenters who could save their industry tomorrow: the mid-list writers

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