The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay

Michael Chabon


WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE
 
The loved, award-winning The extraordinary Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, a Michael Chabon masterwork, is the yank epic of 2 boy geniuses named Joe Kavalier and Sammy Clay. Now with detailed bonus fabric through Michael Chabon.
 
A “towering, swash-buckling thrill of a booklet” (Newsweek), hailed as Chabon’s “magnum opus” (The big apple overview of Books), The impressive Adventures of Kavalier & Clay is a triumph of originality, mind's eye, and storytelling, an exuberant, impossible to resist novel that starts off in big apple urban in 1939. a tender get away artist and budding magician named Joe Kavalier arrives at the doorstep of his cousin, Sammy Clay. whereas the lengthy shadow of Hitler falls throughout Europe, the USA is fortunately in thrall to the Golden Age of comedian books, and in nook of Brooklyn, Sammy is seeking the way to benefit from the trend. He unearths the suitable companion within the aloof, artistically proficient Joe, and jointly they embark on an event that takes them deep into the center of long island, and the center of outdated American ambition. From the shared fears, desires, and wishes of 2 teenage boys, they spin comedian publication stories of the heroic, fascist-fighting Escapist and the attractive, mysterious Luna Moth, otherworldly mistress of the evening. hiking from the streets of Brooklyn to the head of the Empire nation construction, Joe and Sammy carve out lives, and careers, as bright as cyan and magenta ink. Spanning continents and eras, this exceptional ebook by way of one in all America’s best writers is still one of many defining novels of our smooth American age.
 
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER
 
Finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award, nationwide ebook Critics Circle Award, and Los Angeles Times booklet Prize
 
Winner of the Bay quarter publication Reviewers Award and the hot York Society Library e-book Award
 
Named one of many 10 most sensible Books of the last decade by way of Entertainment Weekly

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