The Books You Must Read: Picks for 2007
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Mark Haskell Smith: My favorite novel this year is The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz, 'cause it rocks cover to cover. Most underappreciated, besides my own scandalously overlooked novels, would be Yes, Yes Cherries by Mary Otis.
Mary Otis's short story collection Yes Yes Cherries was published by Tin House Books and was selected as an E! Entertainmnet "Must Read Book of 2007." She has had short stories and essays published in Best New American Voices, Los Angeles Times,...