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A Visit from the Goon Squad

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A Visit from the Goon Squad

By Jennifer Egan; Roxana Ortega (Read by)

BBC Audiobooks, Compact Disc, 9781602839151, 8pp.

Publication Date: June 8, 2010

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Description
This fantastically inventive, intelligent, and fully realized exploration of music, art, and life is a must-listen.Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Visit from the Goon Squad is a startling, exhilarating novel of self-destruction and redemption.


About the Author
Jennifer Egan is the author of "The Keep, Look at Me, The Invisible Circus, " and the story collection "Emerald City." Her stories have been published in "The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, GQ, Zoetrope, " and "Ploughshares, " and her nonfiction appears frequently in "The New York Times Magazine."
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