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Small Fry

Lisa Brennan-Jobs

A frank, smart and captivating memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs. Born on a farm and named in a field by her parents – artist Chrisann Brennan and Steve Jobs – Lisa Brennan-Jobs’s childhood unfolded in a rapidly changing Silicon Valley. When she was young, Lisa’s father was a mythical figure who was rarely present in her life. As she grew older, her father took an interest in her, ushering her into a new world of mansions, holidays and private schools. His attention was thrilling, but he could also be cold, critical and unpredictable. When her relationship with her mother grew …

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Allen & Unwin to publish ‘Not That Bad’, edited by Roxane Gay

17 July 2018

Allen & Unwin have acquired UK Commonwealth (excl. Canada) rights to the New York Times bestselling Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture, edited by Roxane Gay. Editorial Director Clare Drysdale acquired the rights from Rachel Clements at Abner Stein, acting on behalf of Maria Massie at Massie & McQuilkin. In this valuable and timely anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay collects original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women must measure the harassment, violence and aggression they face, and where sexual-a …