The Flamethrowers: A Novel

The Flamethrowers: A Novel

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Rachel Kushner’s The Flamethrowers, a finalist for the National Book Award, was just named a Top Ten Book of 2013 by the New York Times Book Review and one of Time magazine’s top ten fiction books. Kushner’s first novel, Telex from Cuba, was also a finalist for a National Book Award and was reviewed on the cover of The New York Times Book Review. The Flamethrowers, even more ambitious and brilliant, is the riveting story of a young artist and the worlds she… (more)

Editorial reviews (10 reviews)

Despite Kushner's immense talents, what she has not achieved in this book is the incarnation of her ideas in character and world that make novels so engrossing to read – and so very hard to write.

The novel settles into an old-fashioned coming-of-age story.

It is a dazzling achievement.

Book Details  

Publisher: Scribner (April 02, 2013)

Collection: Scribner

Format: EPUB

Page count: 400 pages

File size: 12.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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