Self-Portrait with Boy

Self-Portrait with Boy

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Longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize

A compulsively readable and electrifying debut about an ambitious young female artist who accidentally photographs a boy falling to his death—an image that could jumpstart her career, but would also devastate her most intimate friendship.

Lu Rile is a relentlessly focused young photographer struggling to make ends meet. Working three jobs, responsible for her aging father, and worrying that the crumbling warehouse… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

The writing is beautiful and unafraid. Lyon captures Brooklyn in the ’90s wonderfully as she builds the battle between squatters, the landlords to whom they pay rent, and the developers on the verge of a real estate revolution.

Self-Portrait With Boy is a smart novel about the narcissistic ambition that's needed to succeed, especially in the art world, especially in New York.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (February 06, 2018)

Collection: Scribner

Format: EPUB

Page count: 384 pages

File size: 3.7 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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