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Jeremy Lewis

Jeremy Lewis spent the first half of his career in book publishing and was an editorial director of Chatto & Windus for ten years. His books include memoirs, biographies of figures including Cyril Connolly and Allen Lane, and an account of Graham Greene’s family, Shades of Greene.

Loose Connections
Esther Menell, author of Loose Connections – a counterpoint to her friend and colleague Diana Athill’s publishing memoir Stet – joins forces with fellow-publisher Jeremy Lewis to throw light on the endlessly fascinating world of publishing. They recall larger-than-life characters, such as publishers, Andre Deutsch and Anthony Blond, and writers, Jean Rhys, V.S. Naipaul and Edmund White. Jeremy Lewis’s biography of David Astor is out immine...