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Jennifer Egan - A Visit From the Goon Squad (2010)

Jennifer Egan has does something very unique, creating both a novel meant to be read sequentially, and a collection of short stories that can be read on their own. 213 more words

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I Hate It Here: A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

Sometimes books hit me right between the eyes and catch me unawares. Other times, I want to hit the book right between its eyes. 668 more words

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Jennifer Egan definitely didn’t let any brute (in the physical or intellectual sense) constrain her in writing the Pulitzer-winning A Visit From The Goon Squad… 205 more words

Ramblings

Jennifer Egan - A Visit From the Goon Squad

I go to school in Connecticut, so due to winter storm Juno, I had a snow day this past Tuesday. If I were a good student, I could have spent the day doing all my homework for classes, but of course I felt like being lazy. 410 more words

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A Visit from the Goon Squad

Unconventional. Strange. Brilliant. Vaguely frustrating. A winner of the Pulitzer Prize (not to mention a slew of other awards and honors).

Jennifer Egan’s A Visit from the Goon Squad… 697 more words

Writing

When Books Get Bigger Than The Words On The Page

The first one that comes to my mind is probably The Great Gatsby. It is well known for being one of the great American novels – something that most of us read by the time we are through college (and most likely before that). 375 more words

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Review: A Visit from the Goon Squad

The one was a long time coming.  For whatever reason, I have been passing over Jennifer Egan’s novel for the past two or three years in bookstores.   450 more words

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