Welcome to BitBookish.com

Hello! Welcome to BitBookish.com

I’m Sophie – I write and draw all of this stuff. It’s a comic about the book industry (publishing in particular – but look out for some librarian and bookseller adventures). BitBookish will be all sorts of magnificent.

I work in the Rights department of a publishing house. Rights is where it’s at.

*sigh* you don’t know what a Rights department does, do you?
Ok, Rights is a bit like Editorial’s evil twin. The kind of evil twin that wears a leather jacket and rides a motorcycle. Nobody understands us and we are full of inner turmoil. And then we go evil 80’s style: We put on power suits and negotiate contracts and divide the world up into territories to conquer with our mad sales skills.

I think I went a bit off topic. Expect more of the same.

You may have some questions; feel free to keep them to yourself. If you really must, you can leave a comment or email me at sophie@bitbookish.com …unless I know you in real-life, in which case just use that email address I‘ve had for the last 10 years. Idiot.

Enjoy the launch!

Sophie *BLASTOFF* Dean

P.S. BitBookish will be updated every Monday and Thursday except over the holidays (then it goes down to once a week because I’ll probably be napping). BAM!

Posted on December 17, 2009 at 7:32 pm in Blog. Follow responses to this post with the comments feed. You can leave a comment or trackback from your own site.

8 Responses

  1. Paul says:

    WooHoo! Awesome website Soph.

  2. Gentry says:

    Awesome – Good luck !!!

  3. Liz says:

    Emily and I have just been checking out the archives…very funny!

    Great Stuff! xx

  4. Chris says:

    Paul’s been forwarding these marvellous ramblings for a while. Cool. Keep up the surreal work.

    (What does a Rights department do again…?)

  5. Ruth says:

    I was recommended this website & i am very glad i looked it up. it made me smile :) Thankyou for brightening my day.

  6. Ed says:

    Found this by accident and am very glad I did – it’s great! Cheers. Ed

  7. Chrissy says:

    Ah, just the thing! Might find out now what I’m doing rights…

  8. Rachel says:

    Awesomesauce! I wouldn’t expect any less from Sophie “The Awesome” Dean though!

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