Time to start the discussion of our next novel from The Bestseller Code 100 list, A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan.
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A Visit from the Goon Squad* by Jennifer Egan
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Summary: Written like a collection of loosely-knit short stories, the novel centers on two characters, a recording executive named Bennie and his employee, Sasha. The stories move through different times and settings.
This novel won the Pulitzer Prize in 2011.
Have you read A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan? We’d love to hear your thoughts.
- Book-beginnings, a discussion of the first line of the novel
- Karen’s review from a reader’s perspective
- Roberta’s review from a writer’s perspective
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What are we reading next?
If you ever have questions about what we are reading next or when we’re starting the next discussion, check the 100 Book List tab in the navigation bar at the top of the blog. Links in the list go to the landing page from this blog where the discussion starts. However, this is an open-ended challenge so feel free to jump in with any of the books at any time.
The next book is number 54. Testimony by Anita Shreve (2008) – Discussion begins August 6, 2018