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THE BRIEF WONDROUS LIFE OF OSCAR WAO

by DIAZ, JUNOT

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  • hardcover
  • First
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FINE IN FINE DUST JACKET
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NEW YORK NY: RIVERHEAD BOOKS. FINE IN FINE DUST JACKET. PUB 2007. FIRST EDITION. HARDCOVER. INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE . WINNER OF THE 2008 PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION AND THE 2007 NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FOR FICTION. BOOK IS FINE WITHOUT ANY MARKS TO THE BINDING OR THE TEXT. D.J. IS FINE AND IS NOT PRICE-CLIPPED. A BEAUTIFUL CLEAN, BRIGHT, UNFADED COPY WITH NO REMAINDER MARK. .

Synopsis

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) is a best-selling novel written by Dominican author Junot Díaz. Although a work of fiction, the novel is set in New Jersey where Díaz was raised and deals explicitly with his ancestral homeland's experience under dictator Rafael Trujillo. It has received numerous positive reviews from critics and went on to win numerous prestigious awards in 2008, such as the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

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Bookseller
JOHN LUTSCHAK BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
COLLECTI013037I
Title
THE BRIEF WONDROUS LIFE OF OSCAR WAO
Author
DIAZ, JUNOT
Format/binding
HARDCOVER
Book condition
Used - FINE IN FINE DUST JACKET
Edition
FIRST EDITION
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
RIVERHEAD BOOKS
Place of Publication
NEW YORK NY
Date published
PUB 2007
Keywords
INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE, SIGNED, PULITZER PRIZE, NOVEL

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