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  • “The novelists Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Weiner began complaining on Twitter last week that the Times only liked books by "white men from Brooklyn," starting the hashtag on Twitter #Franzenfreude, by means of which people could recommend good and, one supposes, comparatively obscure novels by women.”

    The Awl, Behind the Franzenfreude, by MIchelle Dean, August 26, 2010

    August 31, 2010