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In Karen Russell's World, Sleep Is For The Lucky Few
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'Sleep Donation': A Dark, Futuristic Lullaby For Insomniacs
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Need A Read? Here Are Maureen Corrigan's Favorite Books Of 2013
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Karen Russell's 'Vampires' Deserve The Raves
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Tales Of Transformation Make 'Vampires In The Lemon Grove' A Stunner
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Life, Love And Undeath In The 'Lemon Grove'
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Year-End Wrap-Up: The 10 Best Novels Of 2011
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Karen Russell was born in Miami and now lives in New York. The story of Swamplandia! first appeared in "Ava Wrestles the Alligator," from Russell's collection of short stories, St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves, published in 2006. Michael Lionstar hide caption

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Wrestling Gators And Language In 'Swamplandia!'
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Karen Russell, Telling Fantastic Tales
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