Snobbish, us? An extract from Nicholas Clee's new book, The Booker and the Best
I made many mistakes when I was editor of the Bookseller, and two are relevant here. The first was when a tabloid journalist phoned me up and told me that Katie Price, better known then by her glamour model moniker Jordan, was touting an autobiography. What did I think the book was worth? Not much, was my expert opinion.