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Sunday, 14 November 2010
Scotland, May 2004
I went back to Bangladesh. When my flatmate of the time, a few weeks after my return to a job in Edinburgh, casually remembered that someone calling herself a literary agent had called in my absence and said I should phone back - who, when it was said flatmate wasn't sure, oh dear, was it important..?
Dinah Wiener, a very experienced and successful literary agent in London eventually took a risk on the book. 'It's not very commercial and I have doubts I'll ever manage to sell it,' was what she said, 'but I do feel passionate about it and it makes me want to go to Bangladesh.'
And go to Bangladesh she did.
PS The book launch is tomorrow. The books, the focal point of the event, the things I am meant to be signing in front of a huge and enthusiastic audience(!) are somewhere in transit in courier-land. Is this an omen?