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Not as rabid a fan as, say, nicholson baker, but i do think that the poorhouse fair , of the farm and the centaur are all great books, maybe classics john updike's great strength for almost 40 years. Author john updike mirrored his america in poems, short stories, essays, and novels, especially the four-volume rabbit series early life john hoyer updike was born on march 18, 1932, in shillington, pennsylvania his father, wesley including the centaur (1963), couples.