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Inside: Book-banning wingnuts are a tiny, vocal minority; and more!

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New York City! I'm in town this week with "Chokepoint Capitalism," Rebecca Giblin's and my latest book! See us Friday at NYU!

eventbrite.com/e/chokepoint-ca

All this week, I'll be at Unfinished Live: live.unfinished.com/

More cities here: chokepointcapitalism.com/

If you can't make it to a tour-stop and want a signed, personalized copy shipped to your door, our friends at Folio Books have you covered:

foliosf.com/chokepointcapitali

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Hey look at this

* ‘I think I was good, though I could have been better’: Terry Pratchett and the writing of his life theguardian.com/books/2022/sep (h/t Diane Duane)

* Inside Apple’s Secret iPhone 14 Redesign ifixit.com/News/64865/iphone-1 (h/t Brian Merchant)

* Colorado police bind woman on railroad tracks, let her get hit by a locomotive boingboing.net/2022/09/20/colo

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My latest book is Attack Surface, a sequel to my bestselling Little Brother books, now in paperback, wherever books are sold.

Signed copies at Dark Delicacies:

darkdel.com/store/p1840/Cory_D

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My book "How to Destroy Surveillance Capitalism" is a critique of Big Tech connecting conspiratorial thinking to the rise of tech monopolies (proposing a way to deal with both) is now out in paperback:

onezero.medium.com/how-to-dest

Signed copies here:
darkdel.com/store/p2024/Availa

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My ebooks and audiobooks (from Tor Books, Head of Zeus, McSweeneys, and others) are for sale all over the net, but I sell 'em too, and when you buy 'em from me, I earn twice as much and you get books with no DRM and no license "agreements."

craphound.com/shop/

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Upcoming appearances:

* Unfinished Live (NYC), Sept 21-23
live.unfinished.com/

* Chokepoint Capitalism with Nilay Patel, NYU Law School (NYC) 9/23, 7PM
eventbrite.com/e/chokepoint-ca

* Chokepoint Capitalism event, SFPL (San Francisco), Sept 25
sfpl.org/events/2022/09/25/aut

* Chokepoint Capitalism event, Book Soup (LA), Sept 27
booksoup.com/event/cory-doctor

* Discussing "Adventure Capitalism" with Raymond Craib, Skylight Books (LA), Sept 29
blog.pmpress.org/events/raymon

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My first picture book is out! It's called Poesy the Monster Slayer and it's an epic tale of bedtime-refusal, toy-hacking and monster-hunting, illustrated by Matt Rockefeller. It's the monster book I dreamt of reading to my own daughter.

pluralistic.net/2020/07/14/poe

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If you're a Medium subscriber, you can read these essays - as well as previews of upcoming magazine columns and early exclusives on doctorow.medium.com.

My latest Medium column is "Doing the Work: How to Write When You Suck

doctorow.medium.com/doing-the-

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