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RT @AlexClark3: Plus the "why does he even get space?" Well, because newspapers are a business, and clearly you are keener to comme… https://t.co/UOZrKF1Kan
RT @NicolaSturgeon: ‘I don’t tend to read contemporary fiction much’ says the guy who boldly - and IMHO wrongly - declares that the nov… https://t.co/qOcjUYdyxz
@JackieMorrisArt @thebookseller @asda @blackwellbooks @sainsburys @Waterstones @WHSmith @Soc_of_Authors Supermarkets also sell books to people who don't normally buy them - at least through bookshops. They sell books in huge numbers, and their buying power can underwrite publishing decisions. It's not a perfect market, but the awards reflect those who do well within this world.
RT @BBCEssex: Some good news in our county! @RedLionBooks in #Colchester are the winners for the South East region of the 2018 Independent…
@JackieMorrisArt @thebookseller @asda @blackwellbooks @sainsburys @Waterstones @WHSmith @Soc_of_Authors The winner of the Independent Bookseller of the Year goes on to compete for the overall Retailer of the Year Award - against the likes of Blackwells, Asda etc. I disagree with you view of the supermarkets; theirs is a different biz model, but their book buying teams can be superb
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