London Book Fair 2013 – Day One

An interesting post from Publishthings. I only came across the blog the other day and thought the posts were great. I thought I’d reblog this as I wasn’t able to attend the book fair on Monday so missed the talks. The summaries which Publishthings have given I thought would be really useful to share. I do wish I could have attended the ‘Getting into publishing’ talk.




boxesPhew. That sums it up. Ya’ll were right, the LBF is hard work, and that’s without all those meetings and rights deals that are supposedly happening. I wouldn’t know, I was lost in a sea of stands and London Show Dailys.

Arriving at Earls Court at 7:45am and immediately getting lost in the stall maze, I was off to a good start. Of course there was virtually no one around so I didn’t look too obvious in my doe eyed bemusement. I eventually found my way to the Publishers Weekly stand to begin the distribution of the London Show Daily. I hope you all saw one, otherwise we obviously aren’t doing a very good job…

View original post 910 more words

About ambergunn

English Language and Literature graduate and MA Publishing graduate from Anglia Ruskin University. Production Editor at a STM journal publisher in London. Tea lover, bookworm and metaphor appreciator. View all posts by ambergunn

One response to “London Book Fair 2013 – Day One

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: