When a Shortstop Wants to ‘Grow Up to Be in Publishing’

July 28th, 2016 in Quotations by April Michelle Davis 0

“I know a lot of kids who want to grow up to play shortstop for the Yankees, but this may well be the first case of a shortstop for the Yankees wanting to grow up to be in publishing–which makes it a fine day indeed for publishers.”
–Jon Meacham, executive editor at Random House, in New York magazine’s piece headlined “5 Tips for Derek Jeter on Book-Publishing