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The author of five novels and two collections of stories, Richard Ford was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Independence Day, the first book to win both prizes. In 2001 he received the PEN/Malamud Award for excellence in short fiction.


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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Real estate agents Fiction, Fathers and sons Fiction, Divorced men Fiction, New Jersey Fiction