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Monday, August 29, 2011

Good (but Rejected) Company

Check out this list of 14 Best-Selling Books Repeatedly Rejected by Publishers over at How Stuff Works. It includes books by James Joyce, Madeleine L'Engle, Stephen King, and Robert Pirsig. So if your work has been rejected, rest assured you are in most excellent company.

Oh, and I'm on page 509 of Moby Dick. Less than 30 pages to go and we still haven't seen the White Whale!


Leslie Jam said...

I find it interesting how often "Moby Dick" is referenced in popular culture. Definitely iconic!

Jessica Goodfellow said...

Now that I've actually read it, I'm sure I'm going to notice it everywhere. Like when you buy a new car and suddenly there are tons of them on the road...