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The beige was better

Jessica Olin: ‘If you hate this place so much, why don’t you leave?’, 9 October 2003

Bending Heaven 
by Jessica FrancisKane.
Chatto, 208 pp., £10, June 2003, 0 7011 7517 6
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... In ‘How to Become a Publicist’, the liveliest story in Jessica FrancisKane’s first collection, Bending Heaven, a young woman moves to Manhattan to pursue a career in publishing, and as part of a family tradition: ‘All the women on my mother’s side have come to New York, lived, burned out, and eventually left ...

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