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National Book Award fiction longlist

A previous National Book Award winner (Richard Powers), two Pulitzer Prize winners (Jane Smiley and Marilynne Robinson) and a musician with a debut novel (John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats) are on the longlist for the National Book Award for fiction.
Carolyn Kellogg
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