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Rabindranath Maharaj Named Winner of the 2011 Toronto Book Award

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The Amazing Absorbing Boy by Rabindranath Maharaj

Congratulations to Rabindranath Maharaj, the winner of the 2011 Toronto Book Award for his novel, The Amazing Absorbing Boy! He was awarded the prize at a reception at the Toronto Reference Library on October 13th. Jane Pyper, the Toronto Public Library's City Librarian, praised Maharaj's novel for its "clear-eyed look at Toronto as it appears to a young Trinidadian immigrant…."

The Amazing Absorbing Boy is Maharah's ninth book.
For more information about the Toronto Book Awards, please visit www.toronto.ca/book_awards.

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