The Flamethrowers: A Novel by Rachel Kushner

Arriving in New York to pursue a creative career in the raucous 1970s art scene, Reno joins a group of dreamers and raconteurs before falling in love with the estranged son of an Italian motorcycle scion and succumbing to a radical social movement in 1977 Italy. By the National Book Award-nominated author of Telex from Cuba.

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This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 4th on Top 10 Fiction Books of the Decade(2010) (Entertainment Weekly)
  2. - 5th on A Premature Attempt at the 21st Century Canon (Vulture)
  3. - The 50 Books Everyone Needs to Read, 1963-2013 (Flavor Wire)
  4. - The New Vanguard (New York Times)

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