HarperCollins Archives - Joanna Campbell Slan

They Really DO Close Up Over the Holidays

I’ve long heard that publishing in New York City “shuts down” between Christmas and the New Year. But what exactly does that mean, I wondered. Does it mean they don’t take calls? That they don’t read new manuscripts? That they keep unconventional hours? Well, duh. Guess what. It means just what they say…literally. On Friday […]