Selling books is hard work. Mostly, because of the type of customers you encounter. How many times can another human being treat you like Google, walking in saying “Franzen?” before you snap? The answer is about 600 times. After that, you stop caring.
That is the disgruntled bookseller’s original story. It’s not pretty. We graduate from a liberal arts college with big dreams of writing our own novel or screenplay, and – oop! – you’re peddling other people’s work.
Honestly, I don’t support rudeness. But, below you’ll find honest recommendations from the most pretentious person you’ve ever encountered in your life.
Funny Book Recommendations From a Disgruntled Bookseller
by Dan Wilbur