Highly readable about the diverse character of modern London. Actually spurred my wife and me to run off and check out the scene for a week last month. Read morePublished 2 months ago by P. Mantius
Bought it because of the great reviews but couldn't get into it....lackluster beginning....not one of those authors who, with a few strokes of the pen creates a world and a world... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Misha
This was a perfect novel to read on Kindle and switch back and forth to the wonderful Colin Mace audio. Read morePublished 3 months ago by JanetJ
John Lanchester's "Capital" is a book that means well but is a mass of confusion at times. The story is set across the early years of the financial meltdown & follows the... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Paul L.
Recommended by Michael Lewis, and it's a good recommendation. Memorable. Capturing a time and place a la Balzac. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Budd N. Shenkin
I first heard about this novel on Felix Salmon's Slate Money podcast. Felix cited it as one of the only novels that looked at the 2008 financial crisis from the British viewpoint. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Eclecticism