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Author Insults

19 Author-On-Author Burns That Raise Insults To An Art Form

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 08.27.2014 | Books

"What a man he would have been had he known how to write!"

Classic Authors Who Suck, According To Other Classic Authors

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 06.20.2014 | Books

Do you hate negative book reviews? Try telling that to Mark Twain, D.H. Lawrence, or any of these famous authors who have trashed their fellow writers...

PHOTOS: A Reader Who Goes To Booksignings To Get Cussed Out

Bill Ryan | Posted 04.22.2012 | Books
Bill Ryan

Why insults? I'm still not entirely sure, and I don't have a quick, simple answer. There are a few reasons, however, that stand together to make a rambling explanation.

The 30 Harshest Author-on-Author Insults In History | Posted 08.20.2011 | Books

Sigh. Authors just don’t insult each other like they used to. Sure, Martin Amis raised some eyebrows when he claimed he would need brain damage to w...

Why This Man Wants To Be Insulted By Authors

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Somewhere in New York this week, Bill Ryan might be found standing in line after an author's reading, waiting his turn for a few words and a signature...