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The Best American Short Stories 1999 (Contributor) 393 copies
The Best American Short Stories 2000 (Contributor) 352 copies, 2 reviews
Unpacking My Library: Writers and Their Books (Contributor) 329 copies, 14 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1997 (Contributor) 310 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 2013 (Contributor) 228 copies, 5 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1996 (Contributor) 217 copies
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100 Years of The Best American Short Stories (Contributor) 172 copies, 3 reviews
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Junot Díaz has 3 media appearances.

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Junot Diaz On 'Becoming American'
Morning Edition, Monday, November 24, 2008 at 0am
Sep
12
Junot Diaz “The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao”
Bill Thompson's Eye on Books, Friday, September 12, 2008 at 0am
The 2008 Pulitzer Prize for fiction went to a debut novel by a Dominican-American author named Junot Diaz. Writing about a pudgy “lovesick ghetto nerd” through the eyes of his family and friends, Diaz told the story of a family, and the multi-generational curse that followed it.
Junot Diaz

The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” stunned, enchanted, and utterly captivated readers. Eye on Books first talked with Junot Diaz when “Oscar” had just been published in hardcover. Now we’re back for a second conversation. (Shortride)… (more)

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