Oprah Picks Jonathan Franzen's 'freedom' For Book Club

Oprah picks Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom' for book club

Oprah Winfrey has forgiven Jonathan Franzen.

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  • Oprah picks Franzen's novel "Freedom" for book club
    "I am really betting that 'Freedom,' by Jonathan Franzen ... should want in a book," Winfrey said. In 2001, Winfrey chose Franzen's National Book Award winner "The Corrections," but the novelist snubbed her by calling her book club picks "schmaltzy ...
    09/17/2010 - 6:01 am | View Link
  • Oprah Winfrey Confirms Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom' As Book Club Selection
    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 Winfrey Show." Franzen's "Freedom," the award winning author's fourth novel, generated massive critical ...
    09/17/2010 - 12:50 am | View Link
  • Oprah picks Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom' for book club
    NEW YORK — Novelist Jonathan Franzen is back in the world's largest book club. Nine years after Franzen dissed Oprah Winfrey, the literary writer and talk-show queen have made up. Winfrey made it official this morning: The next selection in her book club ...
    09/16/2010 - 5:06 pm | View Link
  • It’s official: Oprah picks Jonathan Franzen’s 'Freedom' for her Book Club
    Chalk it up as a major “forgive and forget” moment in modern literary history. Talk-show legend Oprah Winfrey on Friday made official what had been rumored since the middle of the week. The first Oprah Book Club pick of her new (and final) season is ...
    09/16/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Oprah Winfrey picks Jonathan Franzen's "Freedom" for book club
    U.S. talk-show host Oprah Winfrey has chosen Jonathan Franzen's novel "Freedom" for her next book-club discussion, The New York Times said. Winfrey selected the author's book "Corrections" for her book club in 2001, but canceled Franzen's scheduled ...
    09/16/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • The Corrections: A Novel: Jonathan Franzen: 9780312421274 ...
    The Corrections: A Novel [Jonathan Franzen] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Winner of the 2001 National Book Award for Fiction After almost fifty ...
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  • Nowhere to Hide
    Jonathan Franzen’s follow-up to his best-selling 2010 novel “Freedom” was an extremely puzzling production called “The Kraus Project” (2013), in which the ...
    10/13/2015 - 2:47 am | View Website
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  • Purity by Jonathan Franzen — Reviews, Discussion ...
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