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Kickass Woman Of The Day: Eleanor Catton Wins Man Booker Prize At 28

Eleanor Cattan became the youngest winner in the Man Booker Prize's history at 28, winning over other literary hard-hitters like Jhumpa Lahiri and Colm Toibin. Her novel The Luminaries is a murder mystery set during the New Zealand gold rush, and has been praised for its mastery of storytelling and language, not to mention its great…

By: Megan Reynolds / October 17, 2013