'Riveting' Tim Waterstone memoir on submission

'Riveting' Tim Waterstone memoir on submission

A ‘riveting’ memoir by Waterstones founder Tim Waterstone is going out on submission to publishers this week.

The book, being represented by Curtis Brown chairman Jonathan Lloyd, is titled The Face Pressed Against a Window.

Waterstone told The Bookseller: "The Face Pressed Against A Window is a memoir of my whole life, from the vicissitudes of my childhood through to the creation of Waterstone's and a detailed account of the 30 years of subsequent personal battles thereof, and beyond.  It is a mixture of literal narrative into which a series of short stories are interweaved, these all of ...

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