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Nicholson Baker
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    (January 7, 1957- )
    Wrote 'The Mezzanine (1988),' 'Room Temperature (1990),' 'U and I (1991),' 'Vox (1992),' 'The Fermata (1994),' 'The Size of Thoughts (1996),' 'The Everlasting Story of Nory (1998),' 'Double Fold (2001)' and 'A Box of Matches (2003)'
    His books are known for not having plots.
    Example: 'The Mezzanine' is about a man riding an escalator, 'Vox' is about a single telephone conversation, etc.
    Some of his novels include lengthy footnotes.
    He has called the removal of old-fashioned card catalogs from libraries 'genocide.'
    Some consider 'Vox' and 'The Fermata' to be pornographic.
    He uses childish nicknames for genitalia.
    Stephen King has called his work 'literary fingernail clippings.'
    Monica Lewinsky gave Bill Clinton a copy of 'Vox' as a gift.
    He has a wonderful talent for language.
    He is not afraid to write frankly about sex.
    For this reason, religious conservatives and other prudes despise him.

Credit: Wieland Kalligaro

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