Hardback City on fire / Garth Risk Hallberg.
Publication year: 2015
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780224101707 (hbk.) :
It's New Year's Eve, 1976, and New York is a city on the verge. As midnight approaches, a blizzard sets in and an unmistakable sound rings out across Central Park. Gunshots. Two of them. The search for the shooter will bring together a rich cast of New Yorkers.
903 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
An epic tome. There is a wide reaching thread that twists and turns for a very long time in this book until (most) things are brought together. Beautifully written but not an easy pick up and put down read. This is a huge story with many messages about life, love and who we are at the end of it.