Day: November 26, 2008

My Bookseller Piece – Ireland: a native hunger

It’s not my headline but I think it gets the point across
So the full text is here

Bestsellers are a rare thing for an Irish fiction publisher, though Poolbeg is still doing a fine job of breaking new talent—in fact all four of those titles mentioned above in the top 50 belong to it. But Poolbeg is the only notable mass market fiction publisher in Irish hands. An industry of one is hardly an industry at all.

Damn busy today
Eoin