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2 Responses to "Book News for Wednesday, April 26, 2006"
April 26, 2006 at 11:26 AM
From the MSN article:
Teenage author Kaavya Viswanathan said Wednesday she was shocked to see so many similarities between her acclaimed first book and two novels by Megan McCafferty.
"I thought I'd rewritten everything so you couldn't tell!" exclaimed a shocked Viswanathan. "Next time, instead of changing Diet Cokes from Cinnabon to Diet Cokes from Mrs. Fields, I'll make it Diet
April 26, 2006 at 11:23 AM
Incidentally, if you just can't get enough of the Viswanathan soap opera, you can watch her appearance on the
this morning. Isn't it incredible how quickly a shamed author parlays what once might have made her an outcast into bigger sales and greater notoriety?
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