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Judy Budnitz
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Judy Budnitz’s stories have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine, Story, The Paris Review, The Oxford American, Glimmer Train, Fence, and McSweeney’s, and she is the recipient of an O. Henry Award. Flying Leap was a New York Times Notable Book in 1998. Budnitz is also the author of the novel If I Told You Once, which won the Edward Lewis Wallant Award in the United States and was short-listed for the Orange Prize in Britain. She lives in San Francisco.

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Nice Big American Baby

Written by Judy Budnitz


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: February 14, 2006
Price: $13.95

A blazingly original, profoundly moving new work of fiction by a writer whose world—and imagination—knows no boundaries. “I don’t know what planet Judy Budnitz comes from,” said Newsweek on the publication of her fiction debut, Flying Leap, “but I’m happy to have her. Tremendous . . . funny, dark, adventurous, slanted... Read more >
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Nice Big American Baby

Written by Judy Budnitz


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

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