The Art of Dissing

Just the year before, a mediocre book that is already half forgotten had been touted as a classic for the ages, and its author likened to the greatest novelist of all time; that was some serious bullshit.”

BR Meyers on Freedom by Jonathan Franzen. This was snipped from his excellent review of The Art of Fielding, a book, that has really lovely sentences but like the reviewer says, goes absolutlely nowhere, slowly. 

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