News & Events
News, upcoming lectures, readings and book signings
5-Minute Writing Exercise: Unlocking the Unconscious
Extreme End-of-Decade Love for A VISIT FROM THE GOON SQUAD!!
Grateful and Thrilled that GOON SQUAD has somehow remained in the conversation after ten years:
Recap of Jennifer Egan’s experience as a Literature Professor:
Jennifer Egan is currently Artist-in-Residence at the University of Pennsylvania, teaching English 086 in Spring 2018: Self, Image, Community: Studies in Modern Fiction.
Manhattan Beach Chosen for the One Book, One New York Summer Read!!
Find out about events and book discussion groups here.
MANHATTAN BEACH is a Finalist for the One Book, One New York read!
Please, help MANHATTAN BEACH to be read widely in the city that inspired it! Voting takes *one second*…really!
Jennifer Egan becomes President of PEN America
Friends, colleagues and readers, please immediately join this tremendous organization, dedicated to protecting free speech at home and abroad! It’s crucial…and cheap!
MANHATTAN BEACH longlisted for the Women’s Prize (UK)!!
MANHATTAN BEACH wins the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction!!
End-of-Year Love for MANHATTAN BEACH!
MANHATTAN BEACH has been shortlisted for the American Library Association’s Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. Other finalists are the splendid novels SING UNBURIED SING and LINCOLN IN THE BARDO.
UK Tour Details
Manhattan Beach book tour starts October 3rd!
October 2017: Jennifer Egan to publish new novel, MANHATTAN BEACH with Scribner!!
Starred Kirkus review here.
Starred Publishers Weekly Review here.
Scribner Press Release here.
Entertainment Weekly article here.
Bookseller article here.
Archived site for A Visit from the Goon Squad
The previous version of this site has been archived at goonsquad.jenniferegan.com.