The Flamethrowers: A Novel

The Flamethrowers: A Novel

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NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST * NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS BY THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW * New York magazine’s #1 Book of the Year * Best Book of 2013 by: The Wall Street Journal; Vogue; O, The Oprah Magazine; Los Angeles Times; The San Francisco Chronicle; The New Yorker; Time; Flavorwire; Salon; Slate; The Daily Beast

“Superb…Scintillatingly alive…A pure explosion of now.”—The New Yorker

Reno, so-called because of the place of her birth, comes… (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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