About this book
A big, ambitious American novel about young artist in New York and Rome in the mid-1970s. With appeal to fans of Jennifer Egan, Jonathan Franzen and Jeffrey Eugenides. '...one of the most compelling and enjoyable novels I've read this year' Hari Kunzru
The year is 1977 and Reno - so called because of the place of her birth - has come to New York intent on turning her fascination with motorcycles and speed into art. Her arrival coincides with an explosion of activity in the art world.