Episode 120: Manhattan Beach

Jennifer Egan’s a favorite author here on the Disco.

But does her latest novel, the New York period piece Manhattan Beach, keep up the winning streak?

It made a lot of Best Of 2017 lists, but the Disco trio is a bit divided. Are these characters realistic? Is the dialogue cliched?

Even as he rambles on and on about how much he likes it, Rider admits he might be crazy…