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Richard Glover: In need of some moral support

I’ve just signed a contract for a new book and – for the first time – there’s a clause demanding that I be morally upstanding.

  • Richard Glover
  • The Canberra Times

It notes that the “commercial value of the work” is intrinsically linked to the “standing in the community of the author” and, therefore, if I misbehave they have a right to seize back the modest advance and – presumably – burn all copies of the…

Parex 1aThis puts a lot of pressure on a person.

The book will be published in November and – based on past experience – will be remaindered by the following June.

From now to next June is a whole year of being…

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