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Boyle, Baldacci, and Bluegrass: The Mark Twain House Throws a New York Party!

"An author values a compliment even when it comes from a source of doubtful competency." --Mark Twain If an author values a compliment regardless of the source, imagine the value when the source is The Mark Twain House & Museum, the compliment is the inaugural Mark Twain American Voice in Literature Award, and the prize is $25,000. T.C. Boyle T.C. Boyle accepted the compliment --and the honors-- during a ceremony at Lincoln Center on Monday, September 26 for The Harder They Come (Ecco/HarperCollins, 2015).
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