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The invisible circus

by Jennifer Egan

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Published by Picador Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenage girls -- Fiction.,
  • Hippies -- Fiction.,
  • Sisters -- Fiction.,
  • Death -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer Egan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3555.G292 I55 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338 p. ;
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL808211M
    ISBN 100312140908
    ISBN 109780312140908
    LC Control Number95044946
    OCLC/WorldCa33277600

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Jennifer Egan is the author of four novels: A Visit from The invisible circus book 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 nonfiction appears frequently in The New York Times by: 2.

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The Invisible Circus, By Jennifer Egan The author of 'A Visit From the Goon Squad' began her career with this wonderful coming-of-age story about the curative power of young love Holly Williams. This sensitive debut novel puts theme before function in portraying the post-Boomer generation's nostalgia for the '60s they just missed out on.

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Editions for The Invisible Circus: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ).

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