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Here to stay: Celebrity literature and Lana Del Rey

posted on 30 Jul 2020

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The move from celebrity status to becoming an author is one that many have attempted to make, and frequently to much success. The American singer and songwriter Jewel published a poetry collection in 1998 which sold over 1 million copies, albeit to mixed reviews.  With sales of poetry books hitting an all-time high in 2018, it makes economic sense for publishers to capitalise on the pre-established fanbase that a celebrity will bring along with them.

Read the full article on this link to The Oxford Blue