Thursday, April 28, 2011

Faber signs Ken Livingstone memoir

The Bookseller- Charlotte Williams- 28 April 2011

Faber has signed up the memoirs of the former Mayor of London Ken Livingstone, for a rumoured £90,000, according to an article in the Evening Standard.

The newspaper reports that the autobiograpy is to be published in spring 2012, just as the next race for London mayor begins, in which Livingstone is running again for the post.
The article stated that the book was expected to include details about his childhood in Streatham, his first job as a technician in a medical laboratory, his entry into local politics and his time as Mayor from 2000 to 2008.
Faber confirmed the signing, but at the time of writing declined to release any further details. 

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