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Manhattan Beach: Jennifer Egan’s deepest dive

“I did not know for sure that I would be able to write a book,” she told me. “I felt like I was faking it, and that was really unpleasant. There was so much I didn’t know.”

Andrew Purcell

I am a British freelance journalist based in New York. My principal clients are the Age and the Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), the Sunday Herald (Scotland), the Guardian (UK) and BBC World Service radio. For a complete list of contents, click here. Twitter: @andrewpurcellny

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