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Author Jackson, Jeff, 1971 July 16- author.

Title Destroy all monsters : the last rock novel / Jeff Jackson.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2018.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Fiction  F JACKSON    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F JACKSON    AVAILABLE
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Description 105, 254 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Note Titles taken from separate title pages; works bound back to back and inverted.
Summary An epidemic of violence is sweeping the country: musicians are being murdered onstage in the middle of their sets by members of their audience. Are these random copycat killings, or is something more sinister at work? Has music itself become corrupted in a culture where everything is available, everybody is a "creative," and attention spans have dwindled to nothing? With its cast of ambitious bands, yearning fans, and enigmatic killers, Destroy All Monsters tells a haunted and romantic story of overdue endings and unlikely beginnings that will resonate with anybody who’s ever loved rock and roll. Like a classic vinyl single, Destroy All Monsters has two sides, which can be read in either order. At the heart of Side A, “My Dark Ages,” is Xenie, a young woman who is repulsed by the violence of the epidemic but who still finds herself drawn deeper into the mystery. Side B, "Kill City," follows an alternate history, featuring familiar characters in surprising roles, and burrows deeper into the methods and motivations of the murderers.
Subject Murderers -- Fiction.
Musicians -- Fiction.
ISBN 9780374537661 (softcover)
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