The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

By Junot Díaz


Things have never been easy for Oscar. A ghetto nerd living with his Dominican-American family in New Jersey, he’s disastrously overweight, keeps falling hopelessly in love and dreams of becoming the next Tolkien. Meanwhile his punk sister Lola wants to run away, and his resolute mother Beli can’t seem to let either of them go.Moving across generat…


Published date: January 1, 2007
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction

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