It like a sitcom , several characters, waiting for a wonderful plot,.but never materialized,..
Easy read,..but not what I was expecting,...
this book is a very good reminder of the 2008 financial crash. the character development was wonderful and the story line kept you interested in a small community living on a... Read morePublished 3 months ago by France Webster
The diverse cast of characters is a cross-section of London in '07 and '08, in the shadow of the looming financial collapse. Read morePublished 3 months ago by AnnaVee
A most enjoyable and successful novel -- big, sprawling, Thackerayesque. No pyrotechnics on display here; Lanchester is not Martin Amis, and some of the plot lines work better... Read morePublished 4 months ago by P. Stern
oops. Same title, different book than I expected. This is a novel and has nothing to do with the banking crisis of 2008. Read morePublished 4 months ago by CAT Lady