On Cluelessness

June 12th, 2006 · No Comments
by Booksquare

Booksellers believe Mr. Child may have tapped into the same audience that has devoured romance novels over the past 20 years, a genre that in recent years has increasingly included more violence and suspense. They say the 9/11 terrorist attacks, coupled with the war in Iraq, have changed what women are willing to read.

From the Wall Street Journal, via Publisher’s Lunch. Article is locked behind the WSJ wall, alas.

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