Tag: Jonathan Franzen

If you’re one of those eagerly anticipating reading my debut novel GUESTLIST on your eReader come March 27, I have some not so good news — looks like the party’s being postponed a couple weeks. Due to unfortunate mishaps and cock-ups beyond my control, eBook versions of GUESTLIST will not be released until mid-April. Around, [...]

Well, this is pretty hilarious. A user from Reddit actually convinced novelist Jonathan Franzen to sign his Kindle eReader earlier this week. The acclaimed author allegedly elicited a “resigned sigh,” as his disdain for eReaders is legendary. It’s an opinion I share with Franzen. The autographed device can be seen above: Franzen scrawled his name and wrote “SIGNED [...]

My disdain for e-books and e-readers is well known. As a writer, I recognize that this is the direction publishing is leaning toward, I get that, but I still don’t like them shits. Give me a good old fashioned paper book anytime. Word to Jonathan Franzen. That’s why I was highly amused by this parody [...]