From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1996 Reed Business Information, Inc.
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Complex story line, unpredictable twists and diverse characters. Set in the early decades of the 21st century and said to be loosely based on the life of Huey Long... Read morePublished 3 days ago by Anita P. Ellison
A definite classic. A little slow moving at times, and lacked the big payoff at the end that I was expecting (but i may have had unrealistically high expectations). Read morePublished 11 days ago by Alex Bush
A little overrated, but still quite good. The writing is sort of 'meh,' for the most part, but there were some scintillating passages. Read morePublished 16 days ago by Mike
I read this book on the heals of a run of kindle unlimited. While good books. They were only mediocre to fair writers. Read morePublished 24 days ago by Craig W.
Outstanding--they don't write them like this anymore. This isn't really a story so much about Willie Stark (Huey Long) as it is about Jack Burden, the narrator. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Michael J. Myers
This is an American classic. It should be as famous for the quality of the writing as it is for its insight into America's political system.Published 1 month ago by K. Cardenas
This is one of those books that you stay up all night reading. The prose is poetic, luscious, and the story is compelling. Read morePublished 2 months ago by JG