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The Rejection Letters: How Publishers Snubbed 11 Great Authors

Posted at 7:16AM Friday 06 Jun 2014

After nine years of rejection from publishers, Eimear McBride's debut, A Girl is a Half Formed Thing, won the 2014 Bailey's Prize on Wednesday. But the Irish writer won't be the last to laugh in the face of those publishing houses who won't take a punt on an experimental or challenging novel.


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