This copy of "Manhattan Beach" has been SIGNED by Jennifer Egan on the title page (not on a tipped-in page)! She has also Dated it 10/3/17 - the Publication date. With the atmosphere of a noir thriller, Jennifer Egan's first historical novel follows Anna and Styles into a world populated by gangsters, sailors, divers, bankers, and union men. "Manhattan Beach" is a deft,dazzling, propulsive exploration of a transformative moment in the lives and identities of women and men, of America and the world. It is a magnificent novel bu the author of "A Visit from the Goon Squad," one of the great writers of our time. Long listed for the National Book Award in Fiction for 2017! Signed and dated by the author at her appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia.