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The book is finished!

My biography of Hugh Stowell Brown, called Hugh Stowell Brown, A Ready Man, is finished – I think. It’s 60,000 words long, which is long enough for a “popular” biography. I could keep going for ever, but I have to decide to stop somewhere and this seems to be the right place to say done is done. 

That doesn’t mean it won’t need some correcting and maybe some shaping, but it’s taken ten years to write so far and it’s got to be complete soon.

Now… I’d like to find a publisher. I’ve been trying Liverpool local history publishers, to no avail. I’ve now shared my request for a publisher on social media and I’ve already had some helpful responses (thank you). If you know a friendly publisher who might be interested, do let me know…