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Winner of: The Pulitzer Prize The National Book Critics Circle Award The Anisfield-Wolf Book Award The Jon Sargent, Sr. First Novel Prize A Time Magazine #1 Fiction Book of the Year One of the best books of 2007 according to: The New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle, New York Magazine, Entertainm

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Author Junot Díaz

Pages 368

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2008-09-02

ISBN 1594483299 9781594483295


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missmeghanyoung shared a tip "Read with tissue. Prepare to laugh and cry."

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oscar_arevalo_6394 shared a tip "It had an interesting weaving of history and a fictional story that had me glued."

jennifer_johnson_5366 shared a tip "2021"

siobhan_kalfur shared a tip "Be aware that there is a lot of cursing in this book. It’s a lot of fun though!"

dnastarrynight shared a tip "Timeless story, heartbraking too"

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cuttingyourownbangs shared a tip "Problematic author, but probably one of the best books of the past twenty years."

natalie_huneault shared a tip "Excellent but also a bit saf"

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taylor_sastre shared a tip "I love the voice of narrator and the added commentary of the footnotes."

kimberley_kallio shared a tip "So refreshingly off the cuff with no pretentiousness"

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