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We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve acquired world rights to Notes From A Factory Floor: How I got from there to here directly from Geoff Thompson, to be published in April. The new book follows on from Geoff’s previous autobiography Watch My Back (Summersdale), and will provide fascinating and inspiring insights into an astonishing life. Geoff won a Bafta in 2004 for the short film “Brown Paper Bag”, and has worked with stars including Ray Winstone, Paddy Considine, Orlando Bloom and Maxine Peake. We’ll share the cover with you soon!! Here’s what The Bookseller had to say
“A Scots writer’s new book has a devilish slant to it… read more here.
David Stuart Davies’ “Oliver is given a commanding empathy which sits well with Jack’s devil-may-care attitude, and tells the reader that this is a ripping yarn for enjoyment and not a comment on history,” according to Yorkshire’s ON Magazine. Read on
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