A thriller set in Hollywood, the French Riviera, and the London publishing world. Three 20-something malcontents pull off the intellectual equivalent of a diamond heist, but as the stakes are raised, and bluffs turn to murder, it's clear that there is only room for one at the top.
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'A Dizzying array of wisecracking observations on mass culture ... Branton writes with a fierce intelligence and searing satirical eye' -- Observer
'A Sassy novel full of smart one-liners ... the characters are as sharp as their white suits' -- Q
'Genuine wit and insight ... a saga of desire, betrayal, baccarat and bagels' -- Mail on Sunday
A veritable feast of popular culture... Branton has something important to say, and he says it with style and skill. -- Literary Review
An entertaining, original, moral and forgiving book. -- Independent on Sunday
Matthew Branton is the author of the novels, THE HOUSE OF WHACKS (1999), COAST (2000) and THE HIRED GUN (2001).
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Book Description Penguin, 1998. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0140264477
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