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Ta-Nehisi Coates, whose brilliant essays have helped foster a franker dialogue about race in America, makes his fictional debut with the mercurial “The Water Dancer.” The novel follows Hiram.
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Two main tunnels provide New York City with most of the billion gallons of water it consumes each day, ninety per cent of which is pumped in .