The Picture of Dorian Grey Poupon

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By Jason Boog

twitterlogo2323.jpgCurtis Brown literary agent Jonny Geller created the book product placement hashtag today, polluting classic novels with brand names. Here is our contribution to the genre: “The Picture of Dorian Grey Poupon.”

What product will you add to a book title? Follow this link to read a free copy of Oscar Wilde‘s The Picture of Dorian Gray without ads. Oddly enough, with public domain eBooks you can actually make a quick eBook loaded with product placement.

In the initial tweet, Geller added a British supermarket chain to the famous first line of Daphne du Maurier‘s novel, Rebecca. He wrote: “Last night I dreamt of Morrisons.” We’ve collected some of our favorites below…