Longlisted for the 2018 Women's Prize for Fiction
A stunningly resourceful writer * Guardian * Egan's precise, calm underwater prose is a persistent pleasure * Daily Telegraph * Haunting . . . Realistically detailed, poetically charged, and utterly satisfying: apparently there's nothing Egan can't do * Kirkus Reviews, STARRED review * Splendid . . . Tremendously assured and rich, moving from depictions of violence and crime to deep tenderness. The book's emotional power once again demonstrates Egan's extraordinary gifts. * Publishers Weekly, starred review * One of the most dazzling novelists writing today . . . It is simply stunning; thrilling, heartbreaking and unputdownable. 'Book of the Month'. * The Bookseller *
Jennifer Egan is the author of A Visit From The Goon Squad, The Keep, Look at Me, The Invisible Circus, and the story collection Emerald City. Her stories have been published in The New Yorker, Harper's Magazine, GQ, Zoetrope, All-Story, and Ploughshares, and her non-fiction appears frequently in The New York Times Magazine. She lives with her husband and sons in Brooklyn.