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Don’t judge a book by its chick-lit cover

The UK’s Lionel Shriver weighs in on the Franzen fracas–aka “Franzenfreude” (need to get up to speed?  Ruth Franklin has an excellent roundup in The New Republic) : A female novelist would never enjoy a Franzen-scale frenzy of adulation in … Continue reading

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