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Edward St. Aubyn's 2006 novel Mother's Milk was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Timothy Allen/Courtesy of Farrar, Straus and Giroux hide caption

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In Life And Fiction, Edward St. Aubyn Sheds The Weight Of His Past

The writer is best known for his semi-autobiographical novels about an Englishman from a posh but monstrous family. St. Aubyn's new book marks a departure.

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In Life And Fiction, Edward St. Aubyn Sheds The Weight Of His Past

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'The Maya Rudolph Show' And What It'll Take To Bring Back Variety

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