The book, which comes out September 11th, is a novel about how the lives of two Oakland families are intertwined. It will include a regular eBook edition, as well as an enhanced eBook edition. The enhanced edition includes an original video of Chabon talking about the book, a theme song for the book performed by The Wakanda Philharmonic Orchestra, and four extended excerpts of the audiobook with performances by Clarke Peters, the actor who stars inThe Wire and Treme.
To promote the release HarperCollins is giving away a couple of sample chapters in a series. The first excerpt in the series is available beginning today for a limited time. Follow this link to browse the eBook online.