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James Robert Baker (October 18, 1946 — November 5, 1997) was an American author of sharply satirical, predominantly gay-themed transgressional fiction. A native Californian, his work is set almost entirely in Southern California. After graduating from UCLA, he began his career as a screenwriter, but became disillusioned and started writing novels instead. Though he garnered fame for his books Fuel-Injected Dreams and Boy Wonder, after the controversy surrounding publication of his novel, Tim and Pete, he faced increasing difficulty having his work published. According to his life partner, this was a contributing factor in his suicide.

Baker's work has achieved cult status in the years since his death, and two additional novels have been posthumously published. First-edition copies of his earlier works have become collector's items. His novel Testosterone was adapted to a film of the same name, though it was not a financial success. Two other books have been optioned for films, but they have not been produced.

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Total Books: 25
Fuel-Injected Dreams A Novel
2003 - Fuel-injected Dreams a Novel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781560255352
ISBN-10: 1560255358
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Literature & Fiction
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Testosteron
2002 - Testosteron (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783861874225
ISBN-10: 3861874229
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Anarchy
2002 - Anarchy (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781555837433
ISBN-10: 1555837433
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Gay & Lesbian
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Treibstoff Roman
2001 - Treibstoff Roman (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783548601458
ISBN-10: 3548601456
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Tim and Pete
2001 - Tim and Pete (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781555835668
ISBN-10: 155583566X
Genre: Gay & Lesbian
  • Currently 4.8/5 Stars.
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Testosterone
2001 - Testosterone (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781555837143
ISBN-10: 155583714X
Genre: Gay & Lesbian
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Adrenaline
2000 - Adrenaline (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781555835651
ISBN-10: 1555835651
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Gay & Lesbian
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Boy Wonder
2000 - Boy Wonder (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783612650344
ISBN-10: 3612650343
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Sexrebellen
1996 - Sexrebellen [Tim & Pete - German Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783861875062
ISBN-10: 3861875063
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Gay & Lesbian
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Tim and Pete
1994 - Tim and Pete (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780140234930
ISBN-10: 0140234934
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Fuel-injected Dreams
1987 - Fuel-injected Dreams (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780552131872
ISBN-10: 0552131873
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