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  The Man Booker Prize 2013 sprung a surprise with New Zealand writer Eleanor Catton becoming the youngest writer ever to win the prize. Catton is 28, and also the second New Zealander to win the prize. Presently based in Auckland, Catton's 832-page murder mystery The Luminaries beat five other favourites to the top spot. Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri's The Lowland was among the books that were edged out from the shortlist.    Eleanor...
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