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James McBride is also the author of The Color of Water and won the National Book Award for Fiction for The Good Lord Bird. He's shown above in Paris on Sept. 23, 2015. Joel Saget/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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James McBride's Advice For New Writers: 'A Simple Story Is The Best Story'

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Louise Erdrich's Grandfather Inspired Her New 'Night Watchman'

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Dystopian Novel 'The Resisters' Drives Home The Perils Of Our Wired World

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'Inside Story' Sheds Light On Facebook's Effort To Connect The World

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Craigslist founder Craig Newmark (L) and CEO Jim Buckmaster pose in front of the Craigslist office March 21, 2006 in San Francisco. The site has become a behemoth but changed little aesthetically. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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At 25 Years, Understanding The Longevity Of Craigslist

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'Supreme Inequality' Argues That America's Top Court Has Become Right-Wing

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NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson, pictured at the 2017 Academy Awards, was one of the women profiled in the book and film Hidden Figures. She died Monday at 101. Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Katherine Johnson, NASA Mathematician And An Inspiration For 'Hidden Figures,' Dies

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