A Visit From the Goon Squad, Jennifer Egan 
Literary Fiction
Literary Fiction
Updated: February 3, 2022
No rape or sexual assault
Rape or sexual assault mentioned in passing (in discussion and/or implied)
Sexual harassment (e.g. verbal or non-consensual touching/grabbing)
Sexual relationship between adult and teenager
Child sexual abuse
Attempted rape
Rape strongly implied/details surrounding a rape discussed in detail (i.e. the events before/after)
Detailed/vivid description of rape


A relationship between a minor and an adult is discussed frequently in Part I, but there are no overly graphic descriptions. The attempted rape is not unnecessarily graphic either.

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