O: A Presidential Novel

Hitting bookstore shelves today is the recently hyped, much speculated about novel O, an anonymously written novel about the Barack Obama White House. This book has created a big media splash with everyone wanting to know, who wrote O?

O is a novel about aspiration and delusion, set during the presidential election of 2012 and written by an anonymous author who has spent years observing politics and the fraught relationship between public image and self-regard.

The novel includes revealing and insightful portraits of many prominent figures in the political world—some invented and some real.

Visit the O website  for more info and to speculate for yourself about the anonymous author.

Read more in The Globe and Mail, National Post and The Quill and Quire.