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The Resource A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan

A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan

Label
A visit from the Goon Squad
Title
A visit from the Goon Squad
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Egan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bennie Salazar, an aging former punk rocker and record executive, and Sasha, the passionate, troubled young woman he employs confront their pasts in this powerful story about how rebellion ages, influence corrupts, habits turn to addictions, lifelong friendships fluctuate and turn, and how art and music have the power to redeem
Summary
Working side-by-side for a record label, former punk rocker Bennie Salazar and the passionate Sasha hide illicit secrets from one another while interacting with a motley assortment of equally troubled people from 1970s San Francisco to the post-war future
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2011.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2010.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2010.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Fiction, 2010.
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2010.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2010
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2011.
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Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Egan, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.G292
LC item number
V57 2010eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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OverDrive, Inc
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True
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  • Punk rock musicians
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Older men
  • Young women
  • Psychological fiction
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • B0036S4C6G (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307593627
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B0036S4C6G
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn668224614
  • (OCoLC)668224614
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Publication
Note
  • "This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
  • B0036S4C6G (Amazon Standard Identification Number (ASIN))
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
other
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (273 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307593627
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
B0036S4C6G
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn668224614
  • (OCoLC)668224614
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires Adobe Digital Editions
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