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05/02/2013 08:38 am ET Updated Jul 02, 2013

Pulitzer Prize: huge sales neither required nor guaranteed

AP

It's the gold standard, the highest honor, the single most important mark of excellence and prestige.

In the publishing world, there is no prize more coveted than the Pulitzer, a distinction that sets the cream of the book crop apart from the rest.

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