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09/30/2010 01:10 pm ET Updated May 25, 2011

Literary Prize: Poet Tomas Transtromer Rumored As Favorite For Next Nobel Prize

After 13 years rewarding novelists and playwrights, the odds are strong that this year's Nobel prize for literature will go to a poet -- at least according to the bookmakers, who have made Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer their favourite to take the world's top literary award.

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