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A visit from the Goon Squad

Author: Jennifer Egan
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Egan
ISBN: 9780307592835 0307592839
OCLC Number: 900280906
Notes: "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2010.
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2011.
Description: 273 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jennifer Egan.

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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.

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