What if he gets to the end and doesn’t like it?*

John Irving is racing to convert his latest novel, a hefty 345,000 words, from the third to first-person point-of-view in time for publication next year. (Via Sarah Weinman.)

* I did that with a 12-page story recently and realized I’d forgotten to save the original. It took me four hours to change it back, and I still keep coming across “I’s.”


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