London Book Fair 2013

Publishing By Degrees

ImageAfter literally months of heightened expectation, eager staff and students from the MSc Publishing programme packed up their literary hopes and dreams and braved the five-hour train journey to London, just in time to see the 2013 Book Fair roll into town.

After leaving King’s Cross we managed to decipher the Underground maps and make our way to Earl’s Court for early afternoon. Students dispersed around the massive venue taking in everything the Fair had to offer, including industry exhibition stands, informative seminars and the general ambience of the industry’s annual bustling fair. Months of hard work at Merchiston Publishing paid off as we saw our promotional material proudly displayed at the Books From Scotland stand, including a running slide show presentation documenting our progress on each title.

Seminars were held over the three days covering a massive variety of publishing related topics. These included talks on book cover design…

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