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Diana Wagman

Diana Wagman is the author of six novels, most recently Extraordinary October. Her second novel, Spontaneous, won the 2001 USA Pen West Award for Fiction. Her fourth novel, The Care & Feeding of Exotic Pets, was a Barnes & Noble Discover New Writers selection. Her short stories and essays have appeared in various journals and as part of the n+1 anthology MFA vs NYC. She is an occasional contributor to the L.A. Times and teaches fiction for Writing Workshops LA.