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Guest DJ Junot Diaz: 'It Takes Guts To Be Alive'

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10 Books To Help You Recover From A Tense 2012

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Listen to Anne Applebaum read from Iron Curtain.

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Roving Eyes, Wandering Hands In 'How You Lose Her'

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Junot Diaz won a Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for his novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. Nina Subin/Penguin Group hide caption

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Novel Explores a 'Dominican-American Sci-Fi Geek'

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Diaz's First Novel Details a 'Wondrous Life'

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