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'Seabiscuit' Author on Smarty Jones

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'Seabiscuit' Author on Smarty Jones

'Seabiscuit' Author on Smarty Jones

'Seabiscuit' Author on Smarty Jones

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NPR's Scott Simon speaks with Laura Hillenbrand, author of Seabiscuit, about Smarty Jones, the horse that has won both the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness. If Smarty Jones wins the Belmont Stakes on June 5 he would be the first Triple Crown winner since 1978.