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The Good Life (Vintage Contemporaries)
The Good Life - Vintage Contemporaries
Author: Jay Mcinerney
Hailed by Newsweek as “a superb and humane social critic” with, according to The Wall Street Journal, “all the true instincts of a major novelist,” Jay McInerney unveils a story of love, family, conflicting desires, and catastrophic loss in his most powerfully searing work thus far. — Clinging to a semiprecar...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780375725456
ISBN-10: 0375725458
Publication Date: 4/24/2007
Pages: 416
  • Currently 3.1/5 Stars.

3.1 stars, based on 16 ratings
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
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Very evocative of New York City on and after 9/11. As one who worked near WTC on that terrible day, it did bring back so many memories, good and bad. The story is very well-told and I enjoyed his prose very much. Ultimately, it is a story of people who use a catastrophe as a chance to examine their lives and take chances on the future.
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