From the Front Porch (tv)

Author Ann Patchett recently compared bookselling to being on a sitcom. Annie and Chris investigate that claim, comparing their fellow booksellers to Friends characters and examining why we identify with fictional characters of all kinds. 

+ Read Ann Patchett's original interview, here

+ Find CJ Hauser's essay all about characters who are "just like us" here

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News flash: Some TV shows are better than others. Chris and Annie wax philosophical about their favorite TV shows for readers, including: 

Gilmore Girls

Arrested Development

Breaking Bad 

Jane the Virgin

Mad Men

House of Cards

+ Seinfeld

The Office

The Wonder Years

The Bachelor

 

Related: All 339 Books Referenced in Gilmore Girls

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