Record Details

Catalog Search

The amazing adventures of kavalier & clay (with bonus content) [electronic resource] : A Novel. Michael Chabon.

Chabon, Michael. (Author).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780812993677 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, 2012.

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from eBook information screen..
Summary, etc.: WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE The beloved, award-winning The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, a Michael Chabon masterwork, is the American epic of two boy geniuses named Joe Kavalier and Sammy Clay. Now with special bonus material by Michael Chabon. A "towering, swash-buckling thrill of a book" (Newsweek), hailed as Chabon's "magnum opus" (The New York Review of Books), The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay is a triumph of originality, imagination, and storytelling, an exuberant, irresistible novel that begins in New York City in 1939. A young escape artist and budding magician named Joe Kavalier arrives on the doorstep of his cousin, Sammy Clay. While the long shadow of Hitler falls across Europe, America is happily in thrall to the Golden Age of comic books, and in a distant corner of Brooklyn, Sammy is looking for a way to cash in on the craze. He finds the ideal partner in the aloof, artistically...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 3195 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Humor (Fiction).
Genre: Electronic books.

Additional Resources