Read: Hitting a Rough Patchett

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By Porter Ander­son | @Porter_Anderson

Ether for Authors: Ann Patchett’s Fly­ing Leap

On this side of the pond, there may be few authors as fondly regarded as Ann Patch­ett, she of the inde­pen­dent book­store Par­nas­sus in Nashville. But when she told The Book­seller in Lon­don that authors should become more involved in the indus­try and take greater respon­si­bil­ity as part of a wider ecosys­tem, her com­ments drew some sharp push-back from authors.

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