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    Best-Selling Author Throws Twitter Fit After Snub From The New York Times' End-Of-Year List

    "Love & Treasure is a fucking great novel..."

    Ayelet Waldman, the author of several successful novels, has poured out a torrent of disappointment in not being included in The New York Times "100 Notable Books of 2014" list.

    Twitter / Via dailydot.com

    Waldman, who this year wrote the WWII-era novel Love and Treasure, was "demoralized" that some books that did place on the list were "NOWHERE near as good as [hers]."

    Waldman later turned to Facebook, where she pledged to donate one dollar for every person who pre-ordered her book in paperback.

    Twitter

    Most of the tweets have since been deleted, with Waldman writing a lengthy status on her Facebook to (sort of) apologize for her outburst.

    But not before she became the butt of a few jokes on social media.

    Ayelet Waldman incensed that all #tbt photographs aren't of her book. "No back has been thrown even CLOSE to the quality of mine."

    Patrick Ness@Patrick_NessFollow

    Ayelet Waldman incensed that all #tbt photographs aren't of her book. "No back has been thrown even CLOSE to the quality of mine."

    10:22 AM - 04 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Ayelet Waldman is crazy like a fox. She knows that meltdowns=press and press=sales. She'll have a fragrance deal before this is over.

    Kim Wright@Kim_Wright_WFollow

    Ayelet Waldman is crazy like a fox. She knows that meltdowns=press and press=sales. She'll have a fragrance deal before this is over.

    5:03 PM - 04 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Ayelet Waldman, meanwhile, has written a blog about her disgust at being left out of the new Bond cast. And that it's not called "Ayelet".

    Patrick Ness@Patrick_NessFollow

    Ayelet Waldman, meanwhile, has written a blog about her disgust at being left out of the new Bond cast. And that it's not called "Ayelet".

    6:15 AM - 04 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    h/t Daily Dot

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