The Díaz Fan Club

Over at Beatrice, Cristina Henriquez contributes an appreciation of Junot Díaz’s classic short story “The Sun, The Moon, The Stars.” If you have not yet read this marvel, I envy you the feeling of joy and discovery when you do. The story appeared in the New Yorker in 1998, and was anthologized in Best American Short Stories 1999, edited by Amy Tan. Buy it. Read it.