A Visit from [Jennifer Egan]
If you are still thinking about Annie Leibovitz and her work with the Rolling Stones, you won’t want to miss the upcoming event on April 16th. Bexley Community Book Club will be welcoming Jennifer Egan to talk about her Pulitzer Prize winning book, A Visit from the Goon Squad.
If you haven’t read the book yet, amazon.com provides the following synopsis:
“Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive.Т Sasha isТ the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Visit from the Goon Squad is aТ startling, exhilarating novel of self-destruction and redemption.”
Rolling Stones has named Egan their “BIG” novelist of 2012 in their article you can read by clicking here.
If reading a book by the 16th seems intimidating, you can still enjoy Egan’s presentation & afterwards purchase a copy of her novel to be signed at the event.
If interested, you can buy tickets through the Bexley Education Foundation website for $20 in advance or you may purchase them at the door for $25.