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Michael Chabon

Writer Michael Chabon answers the five questions, mentioning real estate, Mr. Terrific, and Ashtabula.

DOB: 24 May, 1963

What do you do: Writer

Favorite book: In Search of Lost Time, Proust

Heroes: Matter-Eater Lad, Mr. Terrific, The Legion of Substitute Heroes

What makes you laugh: Julius Knipl, Real Estate Photographer

Charity worth giving to: Sierra Club

Five words that sound good: Guadalajara, blancmange, Ashtabula, Lampedusa, Velveteen

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Rosecrans Baldwin co-founded TMN with publisher Andrew Womack in 1999. He is the author of three books, including his latest novel The Last Kid Left (NPR’s Best Books of the Year). His nonfiction appears in a variety of magazines, mostly GQ. More information can be found at rosecransbaldwin.com. More by Rosecrans Baldwin