The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao
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New York : Riverhead Books, 2008.
ISBN
9781594483295, 1594483299, 9781594489587, 1594489580
Lexile measure
1010L
Rating
1010L
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Bensenville Community Public Library District - FictionDÍAZOn Shelf
Cicero Public Library - StacksDIAZ, JUNOTOn Shelf
Downers Grove Public Library - 2nd Floor - AdultFICTION DIAZ, J.On Shelf
Flossmoor Public Library - StacksFIC DIAOn Shelf
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Format
Book
Edition
1st Riverhead trade paperback ed.
Physical Desc
339, [1] pages ; 21 cm.
Language
English
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 6.8, 16 Points
Lexile measure
1010

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Oscar, an overweight Dominican from a New Jersey ghetto, dreams of becoming a writer and finding love, but a Fuku curse has haunted his family for generations, and may well prevent him from attaining his desires.
Target Audience
1010L,Lexile
Awards
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize 2007
Awards
Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award
Awards
Winner of the John Sargent, Sr. First Novel Prize
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APA Citation (style guide)

Díaz, J. (2008). The brief wondrous life of Oscar Wao. 1st Riverhead trade paperback ed. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Díaz, Junot, 1968-. 2008. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. New York: Riverhead Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Díaz, Junot, 1968-, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. New York: Riverhead Books, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Díaz, Junot. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao. 1st Riverhead trade paperback ed. New York: Riverhead Books, 2008. Print.

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