You Butter My Book…

Posted on by Jonathan Beckman

One day I’ll put together an anthology of the puffery and gush known in the UK as ‘advance praise’ and in America as ‘blurbs’, showing how it has evolved through the decades. You know the type of gush I mean: Stephen Fry or Colm Tóibín (the most regular perpetrators) pronouncing a debut novel to be […]

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