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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 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
Member of
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.
Awards note
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Fiction, 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
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Visit from the Goon Squad
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kleptomania
  • Friendship
  • Music
  • Young women
  • Older men
  • Punk rock musicians
  • Sound recording executives and producers
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
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
000044967885
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780307592835
Lccn
2009046496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20100922-054
  • BRO-cust20100929-137
  • BRO-upg20100601-137
  • BRO-cust20100601-137
  • BRO-cust20100602-137
  • BRO-cust20100603-137
  • BRO-cust20100622-153/ndt-items
  • BRO-cust20100913-137
  • BRO-cust20100914-137/mab-items
  • BRO-cust20100921-147/ndt-items
System control number
(OCoLC)449844391
Label
A visit from the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan
Link
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
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
000044967885
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780307592835
Lccn
2009046496
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
Stock number
  • BRO-cust20100922-054
  • BRO-cust20100929-137
  • BRO-upg20100601-137
  • BRO-cust20100601-137
  • BRO-cust20100602-137
  • BRO-cust20100603-137
  • BRO-cust20100622-153/ndt-items
  • BRO-cust20100913-137
  • BRO-cust20100914-137/mab-items
  • BRO-cust20100921-147/ndt-items
System control number
(OCoLC)449844391

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