April 2, 2011 10:15 PM

Racetrack novel ‘Lord of Misrule’ makes Jaimy Gordon a winner

A year ago, the draft for Jaimy Gordon’s novel “Lord of Misrule” was tucked away in her home in Kalamazoo, Mich., but her longtime friend and publisher Bruce McPherson pushed her to finally finish the book. What she had turned out to be the winner of the 2010 National Book Award for fiction.

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