A Visit from the Goon Squad
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Digital Audiobook (2/11/2019)
Paperback, Large Print (4/3/2012)
Paperback, Chinese (4/1/2012)
Compact Disc (7/1/2010)
Hardcover, Large Print (7/12/2011)
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National Book Critics Circle Award Winner
PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist
A "New York Times Book Review "Best Book
One of the Best Books of the Year: "Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, The Daily Beast, The Miami Herald, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Newsday, NPR's On Point, O, the Oprah Magazine, People, Publishers Weekly, Salon, San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times, Slate, Time, The Washington Post, " and "Village Voice"
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.
Perfection Learning, 9781627659604, 352pp.
Publication Date: March 22, 2011
About the Author
Visit the Jennifer Egan's official website: www.jenniferegan.com