Bits and pieces of the book were genuinely great but it ultimately read as a very disjointed collection of short stories without a real central narrative. Read morePublished 19 days ago by RBM
Just not really on par with his other books. The style is fun... I liked how he followed the minor candidates and told their stories of trying to break into the race. Read morePublished 2 months ago by J. P. Rhea
As a reader of many of Michael Lewis' books, this one took me by complete surprise. Now 18 years after the events described, our electoral processes are even worse. Read morePublished 5 months ago by John W Fowble
I enjoyed this book and the insight it provided in some of the lesser know candidates. My only criticism was how the book seem to jump around without finishing the previous story... Read morePublished 6 months ago by daniel j. dougherty
You MUST read this even though it's about the 1996 presidential campaign. It's incredibly funny, and enlightening, like all of Lewis' books. Simply wonderful.Published 7 months ago by Max Tardiveau
Michael Lewis first caught my attention when I read "Moneyball", a book that I immensely enjoyed, and saw the movie adaptation of his tribute to Sabrementrics. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Steve V.
This book answers the question, "Why are some campaigns so uninspired?" Michael Lewis chronicles Bob Dole's campaign as run by "rented strangers" and contrasts it... Read morePublished on February 6, 2013 by Joshua
First off, this is not my favorite Michael Lewis book. Not even close. It definitely did not capture me the way that liars poker or the big short did. Read morePublished on December 23, 2012 by Tim Scholand