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
    Jonathan Franzen and Oprah Winfrey have brokered the ultimate lilterary peace accord: she has selected Franzen's Freedom for her final book club selection. After the flumox over "The Corrections" in 2001, it seems both of them have matured. It's as if ...
    09/17/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Oprah absolves Jonathan Franzen and picks 'Freedom' for the Book Club
    A couple of weeks back, I presumptively quipped that the Queen of All Media would almost certainly not choose Jonathan Franzen’s new book for her Book ... surprised us all, choosing Freedom, his latest, as her first Book Club pick in nearly a year.
    09/17/2010 - 4:38 am | View Link
  • Oprah Winfrey selects Jonathan Frazen's 'Freedom' for book club
    CHICAGO-- Oprah Winfrey chose Jonathan Franzen's new book "Freedom" for her book club on ... Winfrey picked Franzen's "The Corrections" for her book club. But then Franzen called some of Winfrey's book club picks "schmaltzy" and worried about his place ...
    09/17/2010 - 2:24 am | View Link
  • Oprah Winfrey chooses Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom' for book club
    CHICAGO — Oprah Winfrey chose Jonathan Franzen's new book "Freedom" for her book club on Friday ... But then Franzen called some of Winfrey's book club picks "schmaltzy" and worried about his place in the "high-end literary tradition."
    09/17/2010 - 2:13 am | 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 ...
    09/17/2010 - 2:11 am | View Link
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  • Oprah’s Brilliant Book Club Pick: Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom
    Oprah Winfrey won’t make it official until Friday morning, but the literary world’s worst-kept secret is out: Her 64th Book Club pick is Freedom, Jonathan Franzen ...
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  • Oprah Winfrey Reportedly Picks Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom ...
    Several news organizations report Oprah Winfrey has picked 'Freedom,' by Jonathan Franzen, for Oprah's Book Club. After comments he made about the club and show in ...
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  • Oprah picks Franzen's novel Freedom for book club | Reuters
    Television talk show queen Oprah Winfrey chose Jonathan Franzen's best-selling novel "Freedom" for her book club on Friday, calling the book "a masterpiece ...
    09/17/2010 - 12:25 pm | View Website
  • It's official: Oprah picks Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom ...
    It's official: Oprah picks Jonathan Franzen's 'Freedom ... Asked by the Star Tribune in August if he thought Oprah might pick “Freedom” for her Book Club, Franzen ...
    09/17/2010 - 9:05 am | View Website
  • About the Book Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
    Jonathan Franzen returns to fiction with Freedom, a comic and tragic epic of contemporary love and marriage. Find out more about this Oprah's Book Club selection.
    09/16/2010 - 7:58 pm | View Website
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