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A visit from the Goon Squad / Jennifer Egan.

by Egan, Jennifer.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2010Edition: 1st ed.Description: 273 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780307592835; 0307592839; 9780307477477 (pbk.); 0307477479 (pbk.).Subject(s): Punk rock musicians -- Fiction | Sound recording executives and producers -- Fiction | Older men -- Fiction | Young women -- FictionGenre/Form: Psychological fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2010. | Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2011.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.
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"This is a Borzoi book"--T.p. verso.

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.

National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 2010.

Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 2011.

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