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Ahmed Rashid: Journalist and Best-Selling Foreign Policy Author

Ahmed Rashid: Journalist and Best-Selling Foreign Policy Author

Three walls of my study are covered in books. The fourth wall is made up of photographs and prints I have enjoyed over the years or are part of my development as a journalist and writer. Part of one wall is also a long low slung window that looks out into the small garden we...
Iain Dale: LBC 97.3 Drivetime presenter

Iain Dale: LBC 97.3 Drivetime presenter

I mainly read political biography and diaries, but tend to alternate them with football autobiographies. I especially like books about more obscure footballers or managers. At the moment I’m in the middle of the autobiography of Alan Buckley, a prolific goalscorer for Walsall in the 1970s and then three times manager of Grimsby. I don’t...
Pulp the Classics: Independent Publishing House

Pulp the Classics: Independent Publishing House

Although they say you should never judge a book by its cover, as you can see, they are of course wrong. Pulp the Classics has been publishing for less than a year and we have had a lot of fun. From spending far too much time dreaming up the front cover shoutlines and back cover...
Dennis Johnson: Co-Founder of Melville House Publishing

Dennis Johnson: Co-Founder of Melville House Publishing

Creator of MobyLives, one of the world’s first and most well-known book blogs, Dennis Johnson, put his fictional and journalistic careers on standby back in 2001 to launch Melville House, an independent publishing house located in Brooklyn, New York. Co-owned by sculptor, Valerie Merians, the idea first came to fruition following the pairs desire to...