The Music Hall Loft features: Jennifer Egan
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad comes to town with her daring and magnificent New York Times bestseller—just out in paperback.
With the atmosphere of a noir thriller, Manhattan Beach is Jennifer Egan’s first historical novel, delving into a world populated by gangsters, sailors, divers, bankers, and union men. It’s a deft, dazzling, propulsive exploration of a transformative moment in the lives and identities of women and men, of America and the world.
A copy of the book is not included in the ticket price. You can purchase a voucher to secure a personalized, signed book and meet Jennifer Egan backstage post-event ($17, paperback).
MANHATTAN BEACH: A Time magazine and USA Today Top 10 Novel of 2017 - Winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction - Winner of the New York City Book Award - A San Francisco Chronicle Top 10 Book of the Year - A New York Times Notable Book and a Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of 201 - Winner of the Booklist Top of the List for Fiction - Named a Best Book of 2017 byNPR, The Guardian, Vogue, Esquire, Kirkus Reviews, Philadelphia Inquirer, BookPage, Bustle, Southern Living, and St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction.