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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
Author
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 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
Awards note
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2010.
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2011.
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Egan, Jennifer
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Older men
  • Young women
  • Musicians
  • Sound recording industry
  • Elderly men
  • Young women
  • Older men
  • Psychological fiction
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Young women
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Found objects -- The gold cure -- Ask me if I care -- Safari -- You (plural) -- X's and O's -- A to B -- Selling the general -- Forty-minute lunch : Kitty Jackson opens up about love, fame, and Nixon! -- Out of body -- Good-by, my love -- Great rock and roll pauses -- Pure language
Control code
817424
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9780307477477
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307477477
  • (OCoLC)671703729
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Found objects -- The gold cure -- Ask me if I care -- Safari -- You (plural) -- X's and O's -- A to B -- Selling the general -- Forty-minute lunch : Kitty Jackson opens up about love, fame, and Nixon! -- Out of body -- Good-by, my love -- Great rock and roll pauses -- Pure language
Control code
817424
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
340 pages
Isbn
9780307477477
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780307477477
  • (OCoLC)671703729

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