In my last post, I took a meander down memory lane and hinted that change was afoot. Well, my news is that I’m now a publisher, a bone fide purveyor of the written word. No, I haven’t bought out HarperCollins or picked up a Penguin. I’ve gone into partnership with Jo Parfitt, she who is the force of nature behind Summertime Publishing and Jane Dean, a super-talented eagle-eyed editor with a big red pen. The new publishing venture is called Springtime Books, and you’ll see that we have a few books on the books already.

Springtime Books

Summertime Publishing has been the expert in expat books for years. From now on, Summertime will specialise in expatriate families and third culture kids, while Springtime will focus on travel and the expat experience in general. We’ve even got a snazzy little video to promote our new enterprise.

Are you a current or former expat with something fresh to say about expatriate life? If so, it could be your time to shine.

And that’s not all. Today’s also the day Springtime publishes its newest title, Passage of the Stork, Delivering the Soul from the rather wonderful Madeleine Lenagh. Click on the book image to find out more.

Passage 3D

Now, I’d wager you thought that this post was going to be about the weather. You did, didn’t you?

24 thoughts on “Springtime has Sprung

  1. I am absolutely thrilled for you Jack!!!! Congratulations to you!! I wish the very best for you in your new venture. I know you will be a fantastic asset. How very exciting! Good Luck X

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  2. . . it’s not luck you need Jack, it’s tenacity and balls and you have both of those – as for me, I’ll settle for ‘Once More Unto The Beach Dear Friends’ or words to that effect! Oh, and good luck!

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  3. Congratulations, I know you will be a roaring success. x Maybe you can afford a visit to Bodrum when you become a big rich publisher x

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