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We’re excited to show everyone the cover for Elinor Lipman’s TWEET LAND OF LIBERTY, on sale August 28! Want to pre-order? Interesting fact: the book came to be because of Grub Street’s 2012 Muse and Marketplace literary conference earlier this month.

A landmark day! A joy to tweet/His evolution is complete/Go forth & wed, all “I do’s” equal/Don’t-ask-don’t-tell gets gutsy sequel
Elinor Lipman on President Obama’s announcement May 9th in support of gay marriage