Get me out of Here

James Brown and Peaches Geldof’s new venture into youth publishing has a great name but, writes Jeremy Leslie, this isn’t enough to detract from its empty editorial and messy design

This article first appeared online at the CR Blog. Read it and the ensuing discussion here.

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