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US teen author wins $600,000 e-book prize

US teen author wins $600,000 e-book prize

Image copyright Marty Umans Image caption Woodson tackles issues such as racism and sexual identity US teen author Jacqueline Woodson said it was “awesome” to win The Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the world’s largest prize for children’s writing. Her books include National Book Prize winner Brown Girl Dreaming, a memoir of her childhood written in…

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