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Los Angeles Times Critic David Ulin's Favorite Books Of 2010

latimes.com | David L. Ulin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Here, in alphabetical order by title, are the 10 books that, over the last 12 months, most moved, inspired or beguiled me: my favorite books of 2010. ...

Thieves Swipe Glasses From Author Jonathan Franzen

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

ti LONDON — Book 'em? American author Jonathan Franzen decided instead to give a thief freedom....

Harper Collins UK 'Apologizes Profusely' to Jonathan Franzen

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

LONDON — A corrected edition of Jonathan Franzen's novel "Freedom" is being shipped to British stores. The publisher, HarperCollins' 4th Estate...

WATCH: Franzen, 'The Present Is So Present'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In an interview with PBS's Jeffrey Brown, bestselling author Jonathan Franzen said, "I'm not writing for people in 200 years; I'm trying to create boo...

5 Meanest Book Reviews Ever

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

It has been said that any publicity is good publicity. But when someone describes your writing as "like reading a bad newspaper or a bad piece in a ma...

Oprah Winfrey Confirms Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom' As Book Club Selection

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Following a storm of online buzz and predictions, Oprah Winfrey selected Jonathan Franzen's "Freedom" as her latest Book Club pick today on "The Oprah...

'EmperorFranzen' And 'EvilWylie' Unmasked

mediabistro.com | Maryann Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Andrew Shaffer is the writer behind Emperor Franzen and Evil Wylie. He chose to meet this GalleyCat correspondent at Alice's Tea Cup, a literary cafe ...

Critic Ron Charles Crafts Hilarious Video Review Of Franzen's 'Freedom' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Washington Post fiction critic Ron Charles breaks ground with an innovative -- and hilarious -- video review of Jonathan Franzen's newest novel, "...

Michael Lewis: The Greece Crisis Is 'Made For A Jonathan Franzen Novel'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In a Q&A preview for his upcoming piece in Vanity Fair, best-selling financial scribe Michael Lewis compares the Greek debt crisis to a Jonathan Franz...

On 'Freedom' Pub Date, Franzen Picks Four OTHER Books You Must Read

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Ms. Hempel Chronicles by Sarah Shun-Lien Bynum What appear at first to be just interconnected short stories--albeit beautifully written, distinctivel...