Burying the Hachette with Manchester’s new super publisher

'We are all very, very tense. The atmosphere is roughly equivalent to running into your ex’s new partner at a party’

Dear Millers — for today’s piece we visited Blackfriars House, the new Mancunian home of Hachette. We sent Sophie Atkinson back for a follow-up interview with its CEO David Shelley to find out what one of the UK’s biggest publishers has planned for the writers and illustrators of the North.

Yesterday we published a story by Dani who spoke to Zia, an Afg…

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