Brightness Falls

Brightness Falls

Downloadable Audiobook - 2016
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Combining the lyrical observation of F. Scott Fitzgerald with the laser-bright social satire of Evelyn Waugh, Jay McInerney gives us a novel that is stunningly accomplished and profoundly affecting. As he maps the fault lines spreading through the once-impenetrable marriage of Russell and Corrine Calloway and chronicles Russell's wildly ambitious scheme to seize control of the publishing house at which he works, Jay McInerney creates an elegy for New York in the 1980s. From the literary chimeras and corporate raiders to those dispossessed by the pandemonium of money and power, Brightness Falls captures a rash era at its moment of reckoning and gives reality back to a time that now seems decidedly unreal.
Publisher: New York : Random House Audio, 2016
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9780735206014
0735206015
Branch Call Number: EAUDIO OVERDRIVE
Characteristics: audio file,rda
1 online resource (1 audio file (15 hr., 23 min., 10 sec.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: Ballerini, Edoardo 1970-

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