Why you need to read Rachel Kushner’s THE FLAMETHROWERS:
"Brings NYC’s art scene to life so well…you could get high off the paint.” - Entertainment Weekly
“It could scarcely be better…a political novel, a feminist novel, a sexy novel, and a kind of thriller…Virtually every page contains a paragraph that merits—and rewards—rereading.” - Harper’s
"20 brilliant pages of The Flamethrowers could make any writer’s career.” - Washington Post
“[A] brilliant lightning bolt of a novel…with a deadly accuracy that recalls the young Joan Didion.” - NPR
"A brilliant, startling, truly revolutionary book about the New York art world of the seventies….I want to recommend this stunning book to everyone I know.” —Karen Russell, author of Swamplandia!
"Scintillatingly alive…a pure explosion of now.” - The New Yorker
“A thrilling and prodigious novelist.” – Jonathan Franzen