Super Thursday in pictures

<p>Today is <a href="http://www.thebookseller.com/news/67806-trade-prepares-for-super-thursda... Thursday</a>, with more than 800 titles published, among them a hefty number of titles tipped by retailers as Christmas bestsellers, including books from Dawn French, Jeremy Clarkson and Michael Parkinson, and a cluster of titles by big-name chefs including Nigella Lawson, Jamie Oliver, Gary Rhodes and Rick Stein. The Guardian devoted its <a href="http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2008/oct/02/pressandpublishing.christmas... 3 </a>to the subject, with both Waterstone's and W H Smith taking out half-page ads in the newspaper.</p>
<p>Here are some photos as the book extravaganza hits the high streets:</p>
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