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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
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
348809
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Egan, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3555.G292
LC item number
V57 2010
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Older men
  • Young women
Target audience
adult
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780307592835
Lccn
2009046496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn449844391
  • (OCoLC)449844391
  • 147270
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Publication
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
273 p.
Isbn
9780307592835
Lccn
2009046496
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn449844391
  • (OCoLC)449844391
  • 147270

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