Lisa becomes disheartened when she learns the shocking truth behind the "tween lit" industry and her beloved fantasy novel characters. But Homer decides to cash in on the craze and forms a team to group-write the next "tween lit" hit, with the king of fantasy, Neil Gaiman, lending his expertise to the effort. After catching the eye of a slick industry publisher at the Springfield Book Fair, the team gets an advanced copy of their work and discovers that the corporate lit business is a bigger operation than they imagined.
Did You Know?
At the Springfield Book Show, Homer and his crew pass a poster for The Rock Bottom Remainders, a rock band led by Stephen King, Dave Barry and other writers moonlighting as musicians. See more
The publisher at Tween Lit reads the manuscript from back to front, not from front to back. See more
You're group writing a fantasy novel? But the only reason to do that is for...
So what if people write for money? I don't see your boyfriend William Shakespeare missing many meals.
I'll show you! I'll write my own novel all by myself.
You're gonna be all the guys? How does that work out?
The credits are written in white instead of the usual yellow. See more