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Hiassen a National Book Award finalist

In this Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2002, file photo, Jacqueline Woodson, a nominee for the National Book Award for young people's literature, poses for photographers before the ceremony in New York. Carl Hiassen, Laurie Halse Anderson and Woodson are among the 10 authors on the National Book Awards’ longlist for young people’s literature, the National Book Foundation announced Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.  (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Carl Hiaasen, Laurie Halse Anderson and Jacqueline Woodson are among the 10 authors on the National Book Awards’ longlist for young people’s literature.

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Hillary Clinton among speakers at Angelou memorial

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a tribute to Maya Angelou at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, Friday Sept. 12, 2014 in New York.  Family and friends filled the church to remember Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

NEW YORK (AP) — It was New York’s turn to say goodbye to Maya Angelou.

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Hillary Clinton among speakers at Angelou memorial

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a tribute to Maya Angelou at The Riverside Church in Manhattan, Friday Sept. 12, 2014 in New York.  Family and friends filled the church to remember Angelou, the author, poet and stage performer who died earlier this year. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

NEW YORK (AP) — It was New York’s turn to say goodbye to Maya Angelou.

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