Jennifer Egan - Manhattan Beach

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Monday, October 23, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Egan won the Pulitzer Prize and National Book Critics Circle Award for her tour de force of style and storytelling, A Visit from the Goon Squad. Her fifth novel combines history with elements of noir to trace the life of Anna Kerrigan, whose coming-of-age coincides with the Great Depression and the Second World War. When Anna’s father disappears after a meeting with the wealthy Dexter Styles, she becomes the family’s mainstay and, during the war, works as the first female diver at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. A second meeting with the cryptic Mr. Styles leads Anna to start to unravel the dangerous secrets surrounding his role in her life.

 

5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
Fiction & Poetry
Manhattan Beach Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476716732
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Scribner Book Company - October 3rd, 2017

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