Book Biz Scrapbook SHARES By Kathryn on Jan. 31, 2005 - 2:00 PM Old Hag uses cutting-edge technologies to spy on Michael Chabon. Jennifer Weiner presents ‘How to Query the New Yorker (if you are a Female Writer of Popular Fiction who Does Not Look like Nell Freudenberg).’ “Step thirteen (ongoing): Convince yourself you didn’t want to write for those snobs anyhow. ” The Chicago Tribune, celebrating Ayn Rand’s 100th, calls Atlas Shrugged a radiation leak. New York Magazine loiters at the NBCC nominations party. “… There ought to be a limit to the number of times an author can deliver the same goods”: the Guardian imagines rules that could save it from reviewing Anita Brooker’s novels.