Jennifer Egan’s Manhattan Beach

About midway through Jennifer Egan’s fifth and latest novel, Manhattan Beach, I had an overwhelming urge to flip ahead to the Acknowledgements section – a first for me, in my entire life as a reader. This is a historical novel, […]

Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From The Goon Squad

I’m a little late to Egan’s party but, considering she only received notoriety with the publication of A Visit From The Goon Squad in 2010, when she was already in her late forties, perhaps so is she. However, given its status atop […]