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Brightfount Diaries


 On Sale: 1/03/2012
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In a small provincial city, Peter lives with his long-suffering Aunt Anne and his eccentric Uncle Leo, and works in a bookshop called Brightfount's, which he describes as a 'shabby outpost of literacy'. Cutting the apron strings, he moves into a bed-sit and composes these witty diaries, in which he includes amusing remarks about publishers, authors, booksellers and customers, a revelation about his dotty uncle, and his efforts to find a suitable girl. First published as a weekly serial in The Bookseller, these fictional diaries became a sensation, prompting fanmail from across the globe and resulting in the author's first book deal.


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ISBN: 9780007482115; ISBN10: 0007482116; On Sale: 1/03/2012; Format: E-Book; Trimsize: ; Pages: 168; $8.99; ; BISAC1:FIC000000; BISAC2:001-200

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