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Road Trip With 'Zora And Langston' In This Real-Life Literary Adventure

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Evan Thomas breaks new ground with extraordinary access to Sandra Day O'Connor, her papers, journals — and even 20 years of her husband's diary. Mike Moore/WireImage/Getty Images hide caption

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From Triumph To Tragedy, 'First' Tells Story Of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

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Meet The Lagoon's Forgotten Lady And See 'The Strangest Movie Never Made'

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