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Copyright of short stories and poems lies with the individual authors or their estate.


Copyright of photographs lies with the individual photographer as credited in the book.


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We estimate a minimum of six weeks from the date of submission for a response to be received to any request, but this estimation may be subject to variation. Please allow sufficient time for our response. Jonathan Ball Publishers reserves all rights in its publications - you may NOT assume if you have submitted a request that permission is granted to you unless and until you have received a formal permission licence. You should bear in mind that it takes time to process requests, and we do not always control all rights in the material being requested from us.