My apologies for misreading a cover

The Marriage Plot, Jeffrey Eugenides

So, it turns out that The Marriage Plot did not, in fact, win the Pulitzer Prize. Nope, it was Middlesex. Funny, how the cover states “Winner of the Pulitzer Prize.” Now one could argue that since it was underneath Jeffrey Eugenides’ name that the publisher is not stating that The Marriage Plot is indeed the winner. However, they could have done what many other people do—afix a sticker to the cover stating “by the author of the Pulitzer-Prize winning novel Middlesex.” Continue reading →