Junot Díaz
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Junot Díaz

Junot Díaz was born in the Dominican Republic and raised in New Jersey. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Drown; The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, which won the 2008 Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award; and This Is How You Lose Her, a New York Times bestseller and National Book Award finalist. He is the recipient of a MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship, PEN/Malamud Award, Dayton Literary Peace Prize, Guggenheim Fellowship, and PEN/O. Henry Award. A graduate of Rutgers College, Díaz is currently the fiction editor at Boston Review and the Rudge and Nancy Allen Professor of Writing at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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    • The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

    • By: Junot Diaz
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis, Staci Snell
    • Length: 16 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,359
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,863
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,880

    Things have never been easy for Oscar, a sweet but disastrously overweight, lovesick Dominican ghetto nerd....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous listen

    • By Kathleen on 04-26-08

    Regular price: $31.50

    • This Is How You Lose Her

    • By: Junot Díaz
    • Narrated by: Junot Díaz
    • Length: 5 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,240
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,082
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,096

    The stories in This Is How You Lose Her, by turns hilarious and devastating, raucous and tender, lay bare the infinite longing and inevitable weaknesses of our all-too-human hearts....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • For narration leave the prose for the pros

    • By Roy Reiss on 01-01-13

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Drown

    • By: Junot Diaz
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Davis
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 323
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 224
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 222

    With 10 stories that move from the barrios of the Dominican Republic to the struggling urban communities of New Jersey, Junot Diaz makes his remarkable debut....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Latino literature at its best!

    • By Absinthe on 03-15-11

    Regular price: $17.50

    • La breve y maravillosa vida de Óscar Wao [The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao]

    • By: Junot Díaz
    • Narrated by: Jane Santos, Yamil Ureña
    • Length: 11 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    La vida nunca ha sido fácil para Óscar Wao....

    Regular price: $16.06

    • Islandborn

    • By: Junot Díaz
    • Narrated by: Junot Díaz
    • Length: 19 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 19

    Every kid in Lola's school was from somewhere else. Hers was a school of faraway places. So when Lola's teacher asks the students to draw a picture of where their families immigrated from, all the kids are excited. Except Lola. She can't remember The Island....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful

    • By Jessica McKechnie on 10-18-18

    Regular price: $7.00

    • Das kurze wundersame Leben des Oscar Wao

    • By: Junot Díaz
    • Narrated by: Andreas Pietschmann
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
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    Eine Familie zwischen den Welten und zwischen den Zeiten: Junot Díaz erzählt von dem liebenswürdigen Nerd Oscar und seiner toughen Schwester Lola...

    Regular price: $21.44

    • The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

    • By: Junot Diaz
    • Narrated by: Lin-Manuel Miranda, Karen Olivo
    • Length: 9 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    ghetto nerd living with his Dominican family in New Jersey, Oscar's sweet but disastrously overweight. He dreams of becoming the next J R R Tolkien and he keeps falling hopelessly in love....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Helps if you speak Spanish!

    • By audiobooker on 01-20-13

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Los boys [The Boys]

    • By: Junot Díaz
    • Narrated by: Yamil Ureña
    • Length: 5 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Junot Díaz hizo su entrada en la escena literaria con esta colección de diez relatos....

    Regular price: $16.06

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