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Pear Jam Books closes amid claims of ‘unpaid debts’

New Zealand publisher Pear Jam Books has closed and its founder, children’s author Jill Marshall, has left the country ‘with a trail of unpaid debts’, reports the New Zealand Herald. The publisher launched in 2011 with the children’s book Curly from Shirley, the Christchurch Dog (Emma Puller & Victoria M...

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