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"In so many ways, I was a misfit. I was a kid who felt like an alien in her own family." - Jaquira Díaz
Jaquira Díaz is the author of Ordinary Girls, a Summer/Fall 2019 Indies Introduce Selection, a Fall 2019 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers Selection, and a November 2019 Indie Next Pick. Her work has been published in Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Fader, and T: The New York Times Style Magazine, and included in The Best American Essays 2016. She splits her time between Montréal and Miami Beach with her partner, the writer Lars Horn.
Jaquira's book recommendation: In the Dream House by Carmen Maria Machado
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