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"A Visit From the Goon Squad" af Jennifer Egan

A Visit from the Goon Squad af Jennifer Egan, udgivet: 2010, 351 sider, Corsair.

Jennifer Egan har skrevet en ret deprimerende roman om det, der går tabt i et menneskeliv og om hvordan vi hver især er med til at forme hinanden. 871 more words


Book of the Month: The Imperfectionists

Loved, loved, loved this book! British-Canadian-Man-o’-the-World author Tom Rachman really hit it out of the park with his debut novel, The Imperfectionists (2010). One of the Golden Rules of Writing – as opposed to the “ 356 more words

A Visit from the Goon Squad -Jennifer Egan

This book won a Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2011 and I heard somewhere something about it, so when I saw it in second-hand bookshop the title seemed familiar and I grabbed it. 257 more words


A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

It’s been awhile since I was completely immersed in a book.

It takes a lot for me to be completely in love with a novel. I tend to love a book, but I am not truly  346 more words



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A Visit From the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan

I’m in love with this book.  So much that there is no way I can write a dispassionate review.  I could only gush.  So, instead, I’m posting some pictures, a few charts I made, and a couple of key passages in the hope that they will explain why this book is so great to my book club which I’m sure will hate it.   762 more words

Book Review

Bennie alternated between the Sleepers and the Dead Kennedys, San Francisco bands he’d grown up with. He listened for muddiness, the sense of actual musicians playing actual instruments in an actual room. 140 more words