Articles by Jennifer Egan

December 1, 2011

A Year in Reading: Jennifer Egan 1

I found the novel immediately riveting — to the point that it often eclipsed a family vacation to Ireland last August. I found myself talking about the novel obsessively with my husband, who hadn’t even read it.

December 15, 2009

A Year in Reading: Jennifer Egan 1

The real achievement of Don Juan is the voice, unprecedented for its time: loose, casual, and utterly modern