“How’s your career going, friend? Are you finding that your expensive education is paying off for you, or are you having a hard time paying it off? Did you land a job in your field of study, and if you did have you still got it? Times are hard. Have you considered a vocation as a kidnapper? Perhaps you should.”
Hope THE PROFESSIONALS doesn’t *really* inspire any of you to become kidnappers - thought it is a wonderful read!
Exciting day in Putnam & Riverhead land! Not only are JD Robb and Alex Berenson on sale today, along with the Masha Gessen exclusive on Putin in Newsweek, but the order Mary and I placed last week for our Hunter Books has arrived! Bring on the rain.
This meta, recursive dip into memeland was inspired by Quirk Books’ brilliant one for book publishing. If our stock photo archive had a shot that better evoked a ninja cowgirl at a computer, we would have used that for “What I think I do” because who doesn’t like to think of themselves as some kind of roguish outlaw ruling the wild wild interwebs? Instead, you get a vacant-eyed, Vishnu-esque multitasker. So, uh, enjoy.
if we’re dropping what-i-actually-do truths here, our marketing departments are solely made up of ninjas. (proof.)