svennysvensven said:I've recently been reading a lot of fiction along the lines of Franzen, Egan, Foer, Wallace, etc.
And I can't help but realize that your writing style is no less good than theirs, and that young adult fiction, while undoubtedly very important, perhaps does not deserve your full attention.
I know you started writing the noir, but are there any plans to release a non-young adult book? I always feel like I'm taking the easy way out when reading one of your books (not an insult, just that your books aren't as complicated as A Visit From The Goon Squad or The Corrections (not to mention Infinite Jest, which I swear I will read one day).
But do you think you ever /will/ branch out into more adult-themed fiction?
If I’m doing my job, my work stands up to DFW and Franzen and Egan no matter where it gets stocked in bookstores. But...