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Jonathan Franzen

Take a bead on what to read

So, farewell 2011. You were a strange year where books were concerned. Julian Barnes triumphed at the Man Booker, at last. But like Howard Jacobson the year before, it was a pyrrhic victory won with a so-so novel, The Sense of an Ending.

Sunday, 15 January, 2012, 12:00am

Phil O'Sullivan, director of News Production, CNN International

What I'm reading: Freedom by Jonathan Franzen. He puts at least one great sentence on every page.

16 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

The Discomfort Zone - Personal History

The Discomfort Zone - Personal History

by Jonathan Franzen

Harper Perennial, HK$144

1 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

How to be Alone

How to be Alone

by Jonathan Franzen

4th Estate $124

2 May 2004 - 12:00am