Tag Archives: Anna Applin

Staff meeting, 24 January 2001
Backstage
July 27, 2018 posted by Unity Wellington

Staff meeting, 24 January 2001

The issues of the day: new table arrangements, the unfairness of smokers taking smoke breaks when non-smokers don’t, and the importance of answering the phone!

Anna Applin resigns as buyer, 8th April 2006
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December 27, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Anna Applin resigns as buyer, 8th April 2006

Despite the evidence that NO-ONE LEAVES UNITY BOOKS (see below), people do occasionally resign, and when they do, everyone goes in to half-mourning mode temporarily.  

Complaints Department, 29th November 2000
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October 18, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

Complaints Department, 29th November 2000

Sometimes we receive the most ridiculous material as book-protection, and are compelled to make the worst possible use of it. I’m certain this improved productivity.

The Shop Girls: Bad Book Love, 2001
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October 11, 2017 posted by Unity Wellington

The Shop Girls: Bad Book Love, 2001

Clearly, when you work in a bookshop, you are also a rock star. This “band”, conceived by Marion Castree, never went on tour or performed any gigs, instead sticking to…