Vox: a novel

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Random House, 1992 - Fiction - 165 pages
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Baker has written a novel that remaps the territory of sex--solitary and telephonic, lyrical and profane, comfortable and dangerous. Written in the form of a phone conversation between two strangers, Vox is an erotic classic that places the author in the first rank of America's major writers. Reading tour. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Vox: a novel

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Jim and Abby meet over the phone when they both dial one of those 976 party lines that are advertised in adult magazines. After some exploratory small talk, they retire to the electronic "back room ... Read full review

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Vox is a highly entertaining novel from the highly observant author Nicholson Baker. If you're familiar on how his first novel The Mezzanine was just about an office employer's lunch expedition to buy ... Read full review


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About the author (1992)

Nicholson Baker was born in 1957 and attended the Eastman School of Music

and Haverford College. He is the author of seven novels, including "Vox"

and "The Mezzanine", and three previous works of nonfiction, including

"Double Fold", which won a National Book Critics Circle Award in 2001. He

lives in Maine with his family.

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