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Aspiring Writer Posts Book on Twitter in 140-word Tweets

Would You Read a Whole Book on Twitter?

You may not like reading TMI on Twitter, but would you read a whole book? San Francisco writer Matt Stewart, aspiring to be published, is trying his hand at using the micro-blogging network to get his book published.

The plan is that he'll tweet 140 characters of his novel, The French Revolution, at a time. Perhaps with enough followers, Stewart will net a deal with a more traditional publisher.

Stewart says that he's calculated his book to last about 3,700 tweets — a tall order for the people who turned to Twitter because of their short attention spans.

So would you read a book on Twitter, or would you just say TL; DR?

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