Boing Boing founder Cory Doctorow’s new YA novel, For the Win hit shelves in the US, UK, and Canada this week. A subversive cult classic in the making, FTW is about gold-farmers, workers who do repetitive work in video games such as World of Warcraft to earn valuable game items which are then sold on to the highest bidder.
Hear an excerpt of Doctorow reading the book here (podcast or mp3 link), or check out his 2004 gold farming story over on Salon.com.
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