By Nicholson Baker
Emmett has a spouse and young children, a cat, and a duck, and he desires to be aware of what existence is ready. each day he will get up earlier than sunrise, makes a cup of espresso at nighttime, lighting fixtures a fireplace with one wood fit, and thinks.
What Emmett thinks approximately is the topic of this clever and heavily saw novel, which covers significant distances whereas relocating no additional than Emmett's fireplace and residential. Nicholson Baker's amazing skill to explain and have a good time existence in all its wealthy ordinariness hasn't ever been so fantastically achieved.
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A Box of Matches by Nicholson Baker