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Diana Athill’s books include Yesterday Morning and Stet: An Editor’s Life. For fifty years she was the editorial director of André Deutsch, where she worked with such authors as Jean Rhys, Gitta Sereny and V. S. Naipaul. Her memoir, Somewhere Towards the End, was published by Granta Books in January 2008.

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Instead of a Book Letters to a Friend by Diana Athill
Instead of a Book Letters to a Friend
Diana Athill
Thirty years of wit, wisdom, gossip and intimacy from Diana Athill, one of the nation's bestselling and best-loved authors, in the first collection of her letters ever to be published.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
Life Class: The Selected Memoirs of Diana Athill by Diana Athill
Life Class: The Selected Memoirs of Diana Athill
Diana Athill
Santa may not welcome this hefty four-books-in-one-volume on your wish-list, but that’s what he is paid for. And he will be spreading the joy. Diana Athill is quite simply one of our most captivating and truth-seeking memoir writers, and this...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/11/2009
Somewhere Towards the End by Diana Athill
Somewhere Towards the End
Diana Athill
Winner of the Costa Biography Award 2008. The sixth instalment of this great lady’s life. She was the backbone of the publishing house Andre Deutsch and even though, being in the business, I am naturally drawn to this, I...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/12/2008

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