How do I get a reading job at a publishing company?

I recently started watching CSI:NY and there was a victim whose occupation was "A submission reader for a publishing company." I searched online for awhile and couldn't find any jobs like that. I have enough free time at my current work place to read a book/night, so where can I get a job like that?

Asked By: subsistcyber - 10/30/2007
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I have worked for years in the fields of communication and media, and I have been given opportunities to meet with people working in prominent publishing houses... More
Answered By: winston1smith - 10/30/2007
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Answered By: Blue$treak - 10/30/2007
Readers who screen for quality are in-house, so it's not a job you could do without living where the publisher is (often New York) and being there 9-5. These jobs are highly sought after, so connections and a degree in American Lit are desirable... More
Answered By: Maryn Bittner - 10/30/2007
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