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Ben Fountain





Ben Fountain is the author of Brief Encounters with Che Guevara. He has received the PEN/Hemingway Award, the Barnes & Noble Discover Award for Fiction, and a Whiting Writers' Award, among other honors and awards. He and his family live in Dallas.
 
Awards
National Book Award for Fiction Best Book nominee (2012) : Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk


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